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Midwest Solar Market: Hot or Not?

| Written by John Farrell | No Comments | Updated on May 19, 2014 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

placeholderIs solar ready to boom in the Midwest, or does poor policy still stand in the way? This presentation by Institute for Local Self-Reliance Director of Democratic Energy John Farrell to the Midwest Solar Expo on May 16, 2014, explores the potential, the economics, and the policy needed to help solar power the Midwest. Download the presentation or click through the slides below.

For an explanation of the data in the maps, see ILSR’s Rooftop Revolution resources.


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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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