This week, DSA San Diego submitted the below letter to the City of San Diego in response to their Request for Expressions of Interest in the city’s Franchise for Electric and Gas Services, calling for a publicly owned utility for gas and electric services in San Diego.
This letter was submitted as a part of DSA San Diego’s campaign for energy democracy in San Diego County.
Re: Request for Expressions of Interest for Gas & Electric Services (1/21/20)
Dear Mr. Lee Friedman, Mayor Kevin Faulconer, Council President Gomez, and Members of the San Diego City Council,
While most Americans receive power from private companies, most utility companies in the United States are publicly owned. The largest is the Los Angeles […]