Community Power Opportunity for Rural Residents

Date: 9 Nov 2020 | posted in: Energy, Energy Self Reliant States | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

On September 24th, 2020, ILSR Co-Director and Energy Democracy Initiative Director John Farrell presented to the virtual Radically Rural Summit. In his 10 minute presentation, Farrell explains how community choice aggregation lets cities advance local priorities and affordable electricity.

The presentation includes graphics from Farrell’s 2020 report Community Choice Energy: An Alternative to Electricity Monopolies Enables Communities to Center People and Planet.

For podcasts, videos, and more, see ILSR’s community choice energy archive.

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Maria McCoy is a Researcher with the Energy Democracy Initiative. In this role, she contributes to blog posts, podcasts, video content, and interactive features.