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Article filed under Energy | Written by Chloe Ashford | No Comments | Updated on Jul 12, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of July 10, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-july-10-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news: A new Bloomberg report has electric vehicles projected to become mainstream by 2040, we check in on the status of Michigan’s rooftop solar industry, and nationwide, U.S. mayors nationwide are rallying to commit to Paris Agreement standards. Featured Stories: Electric Cars Will Outsell Gas Competitors by 2040, BNEF Says… Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Chloe Ashford | No Comments | Updated on Jun 27, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of June 26, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-june-26-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news: We continue to monitor the status of Nevada’s net-metering legislation, a new report shows that the growth of variable, renewable energy resources has not harmed grid reliability, and Kansas City leads the U.S. in Electric Vehicle adoption, and a Massachusetts bill creates new opportunities for microgrids. Featured Stories: Nevada… Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Chloe Ashford | No Comments | Updated on Jun 14, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of June 12, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-june-12-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news: We check in on the status of Nevada’s net metering legislation, Kansas City leads the U.S. in Electric Vehicle adoption, and the U.S. solar market remains on a strong upward trajectory. Featured Stories: Energy Democracy: Customer Control Over Renewable Energy — Episode 3 Of The Building Local Power Podcast by John… Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Nick Stumo-Langer | No Comments | Updated on May 31, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of May 29, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-may-29-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news: We take a look at an excellent piece of writing from Southeast Energy News on the powerful statement that 100% renewable commitments bring for cities in the southeast United States, a new renewable energy pricing is established in Missouri, and Minnesota leads the midwest in renewables. Featured Stories: Minnesota… Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Nick Stumo-Langer | No Comments | Updated on May 15, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of May 15, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-may-15-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news: This week we are featured in a number of great articles that range from inclusive financing policies by utilities, the appeal of energy democracy for cooperatives, and how states are rolling back environmental laws in the Trump era. Check them all out, below! Featured Stories: State move to roll… Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Nick Stumo-Langer | No Comments | Updated on May 3, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of May 1, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-may-1-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news: The governor of Montana vetoed an anti-solar bill from the legislature, Boulder is moving forward on its municipalization, and Curbed Magazine features a Brooklyn microgrid. Featured Stories: Boulder City Council votes to proceed with municipalization by Jeannine Anderson, Public Power Daily In Florida’s fight for renewables, new co-op network… Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Nick Stumo-Langer | No Comments | Updated on Apr 18, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of April 17, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-april-17-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news: Farmers are getting in on the solar energy craze, Alabama lags the rest of the states in the Southeast on solar, and Minnesota moves forward in their role as a clean energy leader in the country. Featured Stories: San Diego sets vision, vets options for 100% renewables by John… Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Nick Stumo-Langer | No Comments | Updated on Apr 4, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of April 3, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-april-3-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news: Minnesota’s Governor Mark Dayton vetoes legislation that would have removed oversight for rural cooperatives, saving rural solar, plus a story of how Floridians defeated the controversial solar amendment during last year’s election. Featured Stories: How solar advocates defeated a controversial amendment by Eileen Mignoni, Yale Climate Connections Blog In… Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Nick Stumo-Langer | No Comments | Updated on Mar 21, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of March 20, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-march-20-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news:

We get a run-down on what Xcel Energy has been doing at the Minnesota state legislature and beyond, how rural Alaska can teach the mainland about renewable energy, and why solar energy on farms is an important new cash crop for farmers. Continue reading

Article filed under Energy | Written by Nick Stumo-Langer | No Comments | Updated on Mar 7, 2017

Energy Democracy Media Roundup – week of March 6, 2017

The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at https://ilsr.org/energy-democracy-media-roundup-week-of-march-6-2017/

This week in Energy Democracy news:

California introduced a bill to move the state more quickly towards 100% renewable energy, the Indiana legislature curtails net metering, and Nebraska communities are turning away from contracts with dirty energy. Continue reading