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Forum planned on public electric utility company for Long Island

Redesigning the enterprise

A public forum — featuring scholars and environmental advocates — has been organized to discuss the possibility of a publicly operated electric utility on Long Island, according to a news release from the Long Island Progressive Coalition. … Menser and Stein will be joined by Johanna Bozuwa, co-manager of the Climate & Energy Program of the Democracy Collaborative and Lisa Tyson, director of the Long Island Progressive Coalition.


Publication date: 2021-02-18
Parent publication: Patch
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