Water and Light rebate plan could save utility costs

Saturday, June 6, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 2:29 p.m. CDT, Sunday, June 7, 2009

COLUMBIA — A rebate program aimed at curbing consumers’ energy demand is estimated to save between $7 million and $14 million in utilities within 30 years, according to a report released by Columbia’s Water and Light.