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Local Climate Solutions

| Written by John Farrell | No Comments | Updated on Jan 27, 2014 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

placeholderWhat can an individual city or town do to fight climate change?

A lot!

View these slides from a presentation by ILSR’s Director of Democratic Energy John Farrell to the Northfield Climate Summit on January 18, 2014, to see what one small Minnesota town has done, what other steps it can take as part of the state’s GreenStep Cities program, and model local actions from around the United States.

For more resources, see our recently published report on 8 ways cities can boost their economy while fighting climate change, City Power Play.

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About John Farrell

John Farrell directs the Energy Democracy initiative at the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and he develops tools that allow communities to take charge of their energy future, and pursue the maximum economic benefits of the transition to 100% renewable power. More

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