Western Area Power Administration

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Western Area Power Administration

Western Area Power Administration is a Federal Power Marketing Administration that markets and transmits about 10,000 megawatts of power from 56 hydropower plants and part of the power from one coal-fired power plant. Western operates and maintains over 17,000 miles of transmission lines in a 15 state territory west of the Mississippi River.


Every year, we ask partners to renew their commitment: Join the 2016–2017 Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR Campaign now!

Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR:

2009-2010 Goal: 356,000 lbs.
Current Total: 1,013,301 lbs.
% to Goal: 285%

Questions about your Goal?

If you have questions about setting or changing your goal, please email changetheworld@energystar.gov.

Cumulative Savings

Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 1,013,301
Dollars $81,401
kWh 556,693
BTUs 1,346,684,363

Past Success:

The Change a Light Campaign

Cumulative Total Pledge [2006 – 2008]
# of Pledges 176
# of Bulbs 1,533
Energy Savings 432,306 kWh
Cost Savings $40,204
*Greenhouse Gas 626,997 lbs.

* pounds of emissions prevented