Gabe Elsner's Blog Posts

- March 05, 2014

Utility-Backed Anti-Solar Bill on the Move in Kansas Statehouse

Last week, the Kansas House Energy Committee again considered taking up an anti-solar net metering bill (HB 2458) pushed by two major utilities Westar Energy and Kansas City Power &...

- February 27, 2014

Utility Interests Push for Protectionism in State of Washington

In Washington, a legislative effort to undermine solar net metering is already underway. Utility interests are pushing a protectionist, anti-free market bill that would safeguard the...

- February 25, 2014

North Carolina’s Duke Energy Plans Attack on Solar

In a sign it will seek to maintain its monopolistic control of North Carolina’s energy generation, Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good criticized solar net metering in a meeting with local reporters...

- February 07, 2014

Dominion Thwarts Solar Net Metering Bill in Virginia

Last week, Dominion Virginia Power, the largest utility in Virginia, successfully blocked a solar net-metering bill from moving forward in the Special Subcommittee on Energy in the...

Gabe Elsner

Gabe Elsner

Gabe Elsner is the Executive Director of the Energy & Policy Institute, a think tank that conducts investigative research and reporting on attacks on clean energy policies. Prior to founding the Energy & Policy Institute, Gabe ran the Checks...

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