Sample Letter to Enclose With Your Power Bill
December 5, 2006
of the Board of Directors
Duke Energy (or
To whom it may
I am a monthly rate-paying
customer and my household uses electricity produced by your company on a
daily basis. We are also residents of North Carolina who are acutely aware
of the negative impact power generation can have on our health, the
economy and the environment of our region.
incorporate energy efficiency, conservation and the investment in
renewable energy technologies and resources such as wind, solar and biogas
are now capable of meeting all future energy demand.
As one of your customers I want you to begin to adopt these
policies immediately as the older, more destructive technologies of
burning fossil fuels and using dangerous, expensive nuclear fission are
phased out. I am opposed to
the construction of any and all new power plants that produce polluting
and greenhouse gas emissions or nuclear waste.
It is unnecessary, wasteful and moves us in the wrong direction.
Think of our children.