Democratic Energy on Tour
Staff from the Democratic Energy initiative (me) speak at events around the country. Check out the upcoming and past events on ILSR’s speakers page, or see if you’re on the list below:
September 2014 – On the internets
John Farrell will reprise his presentation on the value of solar. Keep an eye out for an invite!
August 24, 2014 (1:00pm) – Oregon, IL
John Farrell will present at the Illinois Renewable Energy Fair
May 29, 2014 – On the internets
John Farrell hosted a webinar on the value of solar policy and its implications for community-based solar. Over 60 people tuned in to the presentation, which will be posted soon on the Energy Self-Reliant States blog.
May 16, 2014 – Minneapolis, MN
John Farrell presented Midwest Solar Market: Hot or Not? at the Midwest Solar Expo.
May 8, 2014 – Talk Solar podcast
John Farrell joined Beth Bond of Speaking of Green to talk about the state of solar and likely how Minnesota’s new value of solar mixes with other policies to make a brighter solar future: listen in.
May 7, 2014 – This Week In Energy podcast (11 AM CDT)
John Farrell joined host Bob Tregilus to talk about Value of Solar, Solar Leasing & Energy Democracy: listen in.
March 12, 2014 – Alexandria, MN
John Farrell presented on how democratic energy fits the rural electric philosophy at Electrons on the Run, a mini-conference on the future of the U.S. energy system at Alexandria Technical and Community College.
February 1, 2014 – Kansas City, MO
John Farrell was a special guest speaker at the Missouri Solar Energy Industries Association annual conference, and his presentation, Show Me Solar, received rave reviews.
January 18, 2014 – Northfield, MN
John Farrell participated in a city-wide Climate Summit and presented on Local Climate Solutions.
November 8, 2013 – Decorah, IA
John Farrell presented to the opening plenary session the 5th Conference of the Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability at Luther College, speaking about the intersection of campus sustainability and the shift toward communities taking control of their energy future. View the presentation and read the remarks.