La Plata Electric Association, Inc.

Take the ENERGY STAR Pledge

La Plata Electric Association, Inc.

A member-owned electric distribution cooperative organized to provide energy services to its members on a nonprofit basis. Recognizing our responsibility to address the future needs of the communities we serve, we will assist our members in understanding and utilizing energy and other services.


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: 1,780,000 lbs.
Current Total: 1,166,282 lbs.
% to Goal: 66%

Questions about your Goal?

If you have questions about setting or changing your goal, please email

Cumulative Savings

These savings numbers include member organizations savings.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 1,166,282
Dollars $87,598
kWh 711,302
BTUs 627,490,790

Member Organizations

Organization Name % to Goal Lbs. of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
4CORE 22% 232,040
La Plata County 141% 1,000,492
Town of Ignacio 0% 0

Past Success:

The Change a Light Campaign

Cumulative Total Pledge [2006 – 2008]
# of Pledges 1,469
# of Bulbs 5,666
Energy Savings 1,597,812 kWh
Cost Savings $148,597
*Greenhouse Gas 2,317,394 lbs.

* pounds of emissions prevented