Sherco Power Plant: The Wrong Project, for the Wrong Reasons, At a Big Cost

Date: 22 Feb 2017 | posted in: Energy, Media Coverage | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Have you seen this advertisement from Xcel Energy? We’ve done a little bit of work to clarify their message for them.

The proposed Sherco natural gas plant bill will soon be at Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton’s desk, after you watch our video, give him a call and tell him you oppose this billion-dollar boondoggle.… Read More

Counterpoint: Reconsider Just What a ‘Public Good’ Is

Date: 19 Aug 2016 | posted in: Media Coverage, The Public Good | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Minneapolis Star Tribune – August 18, 2016 by David Morris Aren’t rural high-speed internet and garbage collection worth government playing a role?  Business and economics columnist Lee Schafer recently mused about spending the summer “watching government decide to supply things … Read More

Democratic Energy Media Roundup – week of December 7, 2015

Date: 8 Dec 2015 | posted in: Energy | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

This week in Democratic Energy: Tea Party leader champions solar energy in Florida. Energy fixed-charges rise in Omaha, so does the pitch of opposition. Rooftop solar reaches such a prevalence that it is now being tracked by the Energy Information … Read More