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Climate Pledge

MidAmerican Energy is proud to be part of a company that is committed to environmental responsibility and willing to play a leading role in developing sustainable, climate-friendly solutions to meet customers' energy needs while keeping costs reasonable and affordable.

Components of Berkshire Hathaway Energy’s pledge:

  • Invest up to an additional $15 billion in renewable energy generation.
  • Build additional wind generation.
  • Retire coal-fueled generating capacity.
  • Add solar and wind capacity through long-term power purchase agreements.
  • Invest in transmission infrastructure to bring more renewable energy onto the grid.
  • Help develop markets in the West to more effectively integrate renewable resources.

Components of MidAmerican Energy’s pledge:

  • We are growing the use of renewables as an energy source.
  • We are building transmission lines as part of a comprehensive, long-term regional plan to support the integration of more renewable energy onto the electric grid.
  • We are reducing coal as a percentage of our generation mix and installing technology to reduce emissions at our coal-fueled plants.
  • We are pursuing advanced technologies, such as energy storage options, that will help achieve a more sustainable energy future.