Editors - On the surface participating in PSE's Take Charge Green Power Challenge sounds like a wonderful idea; until I start looking at the raw numbers. I already pay approximately $60 monthly for electricity to PSE. I guess I’m not green enough in my outlook. I just don’t understand why I would want to pay an additional $12 monthly to PSE for my electrical utility, just to be "Green." This is nearly a 20% increase for me over what I currently pay. PSE and Kirkland will need to release a more convincing public service message to get more of my money.
Below is the article I am referencing that was published in Kirkland Views: