Thursday Feb 13, 6:30 to 8 PM
Columbine A Room
20 N. Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs
Alice Jackson will talk about Xcel’s Colorado Energy Plan (CEP). Xcel Energy is an investor owned utility that provides half of the electric power used in Colorado. Their CEP is a roadmap to reduce carbon emissions while maintaining competitive rates. The plan contains a portfolio of existing and new wind, solar and storage projects while retiring coal-fired generation. In 2017, Xcel produced 28% of its power for Colorado from renewables. Their goal is to reduce carbon emissions 80% from 2005 levels by 2030. Their vision is to be 100% carbon free by 2050.
Alice K. Jackson is President, Xcel Energy – Colorado. Previously, Jackson was area vice president of Strategic Revenue Initiatives, leading the company’s revenue growth strategy. From 2013-2016, she was regional vice president, Rates and Regulatory Affairs, Xcel Energy – Colorado. Jackson joined Xcel Energy in 2011 as regional vice president, Rates and Regulatory Affairs, Xcel Energy – Texas, New Mexico. She has a wealth of experience in managing government and stakeholder relations, as well as developing innovative products and services for customers gained over a 17-year career in the energy industry.