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Bridget Saunders Vial

Bridget Saunders Vial

Bridget Saunders Vial is the Energy Democracy Organizer at the Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition.

COMMENTARY

Column: Community solar investments are a way out of outages during an era of climate change

By: - September 15, 2021

In the DTE service area, four major power outages in July and August cumulatively affected over 900,000 customers, some of whom lost power — and with it, groceries, access to medical devices and more — multiple times over.  The failure of DTE Energy to provide reliable power, while customers pay some of the highest utility […]