Energy Policy: Democratizing Energy Systems

The policies below were gathered from the Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR):

GOAL:  Democratize Energy Systems

  • CLEAN Programs (Feed-In Tarriffs)
  • Community Choice Aggregation (Community Purchasing Pools)
  • Plan for distributed energy generation (Energy Overlay Zones)
  • Support ethanol and biodiesel production on a local scale
  • Community based energy development

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