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Since then, hundreds of people have weighed in on Denver7's Facebook page and sent in emails with other viewpoints.
Under the plan, Fort Collins homeowners will pay three times more for electricity during peak hours: 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. from May to September and 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. October through April.
However, homeowners will pay 30 percent less for that same energy if they use it during off-peak hours.
Impact on senior citizens
Amelia asked, "What about senior citizens who can't choose when they use their energy?"
"My parents are 88-years-old, and typically have their thermostat at 75 or higher in the winter. Foco doesn't take into account senior citizens who are on fixed incomes and need warmer homes," she wrote in an email to Denver7.
From Amelia's perspective, the flip side of electricity savings for some is colder homes for our seniors.
Denver7 reached out the city about her concern. Fort Collins said roughly 10 percent of its customers are age 65 and older.