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There's A Civil War Being Fought On Your Rooftop

Carl Pope | Posted 01.28.2017 | Home
Carl Pope

Utilities don't mind that solar is renewable, zero carbon, and enjoys free fuel -- as long as they own it. But solar is also modular and decentralized, which they hate. They don't want to compete with their own customers.

Bad: Change Just for the Sake of Change

Richard Ha | Posted 07.09.2014 | Home
Richard Ha

Things are moving fast in terms of energy, and nobody knows, right now, where we are heading. Where we end up will not only shape our own futures, but...

Good News: PUC Says No to Big Island Biofuels Project

Richard Ha | Posted 03.02.2014 | Home
Richard Ha

In this case, a grassroots group of folks came together spontaneously to advocate for low-cost electricity on behalf of the rubbah slippah folks on the Big Island. We called ourselves the Big Island Community Coalition (BICC).

Pay the Same, Get More: No New Boulder Franchise Agreement

Anne Butterfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Anne Butterfield

If Boulder makes a commitment to get more information to voters for November's ballot, it has a real chance to pay the same but get more from its energy supply.