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Municipalize It? Electric and Natural Gas Utility Ownership in Minneapolis

I write about the pros and cons of municipal ownership of public utilities at streets.mn: Municipalize It? Electric and Natural Gas Utility Ownership in Minneapolis :

“I just received a “Dear Xcel Energy Customer” letter from my local public electric utility. They are concerned that the residents of Minneapolis may decide, in a fit of civic pride and cooperativism, to municipalize public utilities.”