Two Rural Electric Cooperatives Overcome Barriers To Clean, Local Energy | CleanTechnica
As they did with delivering electricity to America’s Heartland, rural electric cooperatives can lead in bringing renewable energy to rural communities.
“Our story is really a real story, not something you hope happens,” said Reyes. “We’re actually doing it. As we talk, we’re having arrays built. I really do think this is the real deal and this is the future in energy, is giving it back to the people instead of having a central source and delivering it, having a more distributed system that is local and controlled by the local community.”