City asks residents to reduce energy use

The city’s Web site lists ways to conserve energy during peak hours.
Thursday, August 9, 2007 | 2:00 a.m. CDT; updated 2:44 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA - Energy consumption is on the rise along with the temperature, and Columbia’s Water and Light department is asking residents to turn down the air conditioning, among other things.