How are people across the world taking back power over the energy sector, kicking-back against the rule of the market and reimagining how energy might be produced, distributed and used? How can the concept of energy democracy be deployed to demand a socially just energy system, with universal access, fair prices and secure, unionised and well-paid jobs?
This short video produced by the Transnational Institute summarises the discussions and outcomes from an international workshop on energy democracy held in Amsterdam in February 2016.
People powered cities: from the UN climate talks to energy democracy - Transnational Institute
Towards Energy Democracy Discussions and outcomes from an international workshop - 19 May 2016 Report