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Watch: On WCCO, ILSR Director of Democratic Energy Discusses Xcel Energy Rate Hike

| Written by John Farrell | No Comments | Updated on Dec 16, 2013 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

“They need some more support from the Legislature in having a critical eye,” said John Farrell, of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance. “I think the laws that they operate under don’t give them a lot of flexibility to question…the base assumptions that Xcel is bringing to the table.”

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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.


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