“Most of the action has still been in small, distributed stuff,” [Ryne Raffaelle, director of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s National Center for Photovoltaics.] said. “That in itself poses a lot of challenges because our power system existed under large centralized power station models since its inception.”
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.
Latest posts from John
- Why Minnesota’s Community Solar Program is the Best - August 19, 2019
- The Environment, The Economy, and Equity – Episode 83 of Local Energy Rules Podcast - August 14, 2019
- Voices of 100%: Youth Push Small Minnesota Town to Act on Changing Climate and Invest in Local, Renewable Energy — Episode 76 of Local Energy Rules Podcast - August 13, 2019