connie kacprowicz http://kbia.org en Columbia Water and Light department to test new renewable energy source http://kbia.org/post/columbia-water-and-light-department-test-new-renewable-energy-source <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Columbia Water and Light Advisory board members approved a trial burn of a new renewable energy source for the city on Wednesday morning.</span></p><p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 13:51:19 +0000 Chris Gothner 40014 at http://kbia.org Columbia Water and Light department to test new renewable energy source Earth Hour organizers say it's about more than electricity http://kbia.org/post/earth-hour-organizers-say-its-about-more-electricity <p></p><p align="left">The City of Columbia is encouraging people to turn off the lights in their homes and buildings this Saturday in celebration of the annual Earth Hour event. Earth Hour is a global program that promotes energy savings, and Columbia has participated in it each year since 2008.</p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 13:37:28 +0000 HyungJin Gill 30835 at http://kbia.org Earth Hour organizers say it's about more than electricity Power outages sweep the east coast http://kbia.org/post/power-outages-sweep-east-coast <p>A group of twelve linemen from Columbia Water and Light arrived in Cleveland, Ohio this afternoon to help restore power to more than 50,000 customers affected by Hurricane Sandy. Tue, 30 Oct 2012 22:13:01 +0000 Charles Minshew 23689 at http://kbia.org Power outages sweep the east coast Columbia deemed "city to watch" by nonprofit group http://kbia.org/post/columbia-deemed-city-watch-nonprofit-group <p>The City of Columbia has been highlighted as a &ldquo;city to watch&rdquo; by a nonprofit group based in several northwestern states.</p><p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 13:51:55 +0000 Janet Saidi 18025 at http://kbia.org Columbia deemed "city to watch" by nonprofit group