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Greenpenny Puts Community Banking to Work for Clean Energy — Episode 123 of Local Energy Rules
For this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Greenpenny’s Jas [...]
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Which Regions and States are Spearheading Local Clean Energy Policy in 2021?
Using the results of the 2021 Community Power Scorecard, these infographics illustrate how states co [...]
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Expanding Access to Energy Efficient Appliances — Episode 122 of Local Energy Rules
For this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell and guest Marti Frank discuss [...]
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A Solar Settlement for the Good of the Grid — Episode 118 of Local Energy Rules
For this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell and Vote Solar’s Thad Culley [...]
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Voices of 100%: Louisville’s Clean Energy Pledge Takes On Multiple Crises — Episode 117 of Local Energy Rules
For this Voices of 100% episode of the Local Energy Rules Podcast, host John Farrell talks with Bran [...]
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The Post-Election Potential for a 30 Million Solar Home Stimulus — Episode 116 of Local Energy Rules
For this post-Election Day episode of the Local Energy Rules Podcast, John Farrell and Katie Kienbau [...]
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Berkeley Puts Equitable Climate Action on the Ballot — Episode 115 of Local Energy Rules
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules Podcast, host John Farrell and guest Ben Paulos discuss ho [...]
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Local Control Clears the Path to a Clean Energy Future
Almost 200 local and state governments across the country have pledged to transition their communiti [...]
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Optimistic Pueblo is Outspent in First Attempt at Utility Takeover — Episode 113 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Jamie Valdez about [...]
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How Local Control Empowers Cities to Fight Climate Change (Episode 109)
Host Jess Del Fiacco talks with John Farrell, Director of ILSR's Energy Democracy Initiative, about [...]
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Voices of 100%: Arkansas City Advances its Energy Action Plan — Episode 112 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
For this episode of the Voices of 100% series, host John Farrell speaks with Mayor Lioneld Jordan an [...]
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The Secret to Low Cost, Low Carbon Home Heating? Your Water Pipes — Episode 111 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
Above the earth’s surface, temperatures change with each passing season. Below-surface temperature [...]
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Voices of 100%: Midway to Local Goal, Missoula Seeks New Clean Energy — Episode 110 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of our Voices of 100% series, host John Farrell speaks with two 100% renewable leade [...]
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Is Energy Still a “Natural Monopoly”? — Episode 109 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, an interview from ILSR’s Building Local Power p [...]
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Co-op Power Raises the Bar for Community Solar Nationwide — Episode 108 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Lynn Benander from [...]
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Can Southern Cities Sever Ties with Tennessee Valley Monopoly? — Episode 107 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Maggie Shober of SA [...]
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Voices of 100%: St. Louis Coalition Plans to Put Coal in the Past — Episode 106 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
For this episode of our Voices of 100% series, host John Farrell speaks with Rev. Rodrick Burton and [...]
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D.C. Neighbors Unite to Fight for Solar Rights for All — Episode 103 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Yesenia Rivera, Dir [...]
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Voices of 100%: Michigan City Sets Steady Pace to a Clean Electricity Goal — Episode 102 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
For this episode of our Voices of 100% series of the Local Energy Rules Podcast, host John Farrell s [...]
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Local Energy Production Builds Resiliency in the Bay Area — Episode 101 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Jessie Denver of Ea [...]
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Northeast Iowa’s Winneshiek Energy District Captures Shows How Communities Can Capture Local Energy Dollars
Andy Johnson works with the soil. When younger, he served in Peace Corps in Central America for thre [...]
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In the Wake of Wildfires, California Community Chooses Local Power — Episode 99 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Matthew Marshall, E [...]
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California Community Ignites Choice Model and Stays in the Driver’s Seat — Episode 98 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Jessica Tovar, Coor [...]
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Voices of 100%: A Long Island Town’s Ambitious Plan to Protect its Coast and Procure Clean Energy — Episode 97 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
For this episode of our Voices of 100% series of the Local Energy Rules Podcast, host John Farrell s [...]
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