John Farrell

John Farrell is co-director of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and founding member of the Energy We Can’t Afford coalition, aiming to end reliance on fossil gas for electric generation and home heating.


State regulators need to take a tougher line on gas monopolies | Opinion

By: - March 26, 2021

CenterPoint Energy recently announced that it will charge its local gas customers an additional $350 due to the polar vortex that struck everywhere from Minnesota to Texas. That’s over a week’s pay for a minimum wage worker, and another reason state regulators should be looking to help us wean off of this volatile fuel.  Aside […]