Public Power To Counteract Climate Challenges and Corporate Control
Bold strategies by publicly owned utilities in communities such as Austin, Santa Fe and Marin County are challenging private energy monopolies and transitioning off fossil-fuel dependence. Hosted by Mariel Nanasi, Executive Director/President, New Energy Economy. With: Karl Rábago, Executive Director, Pace University School of Law Energy and Climate Center, former VP of Distributed Energy for Austin’s community-owned electric utility; Dawn Weisz, Executive Officer, Marin Clean Energy, which launched California’s first Community Choice Aggregation program.
Recorded Friday, October 17, 2014 at the national Bioneers Summit Conference in San Rafael, California.