Bobby King is the Minnesota program director of Solar United Neighbors, where he is working to create a democratic energy system that benefits everyone. He educates and engages fellow Minnesotans about solar energy. Previously he was an organizer with the Land Stewardship Project for 20 years, where he worked with members to maintain a family farm‑based system of agriculture.
Minnesota passed legislation this year mandating 100% carbon-free energy by 2040, so we know our energy systems are going to change. That includes where and how energy is produced, sold and transported. As this transition unfolds, rural communities have the opportunity to directly benefit from it. You may be familiar with the clean energy tax […]