Bri was born to a family of eight in a small southern Ohio village struggling with economic, social and environmental problems. This experience developed her passion for finding rural solutions to these issues that she uses in her work as our Tennessee Field Coordinator, bringing Energy Democracy to the Tennessee Valley area.
Friday, February 2nd, 2018 | Posted by Brianna Knisley | 2 Comments
Electric co-op members in Cumberland Gap learn their rights in a special community forum by our Energy Savings for Appalachia team. [ Read More
Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 | Posted by Brianna Knisley | No Comments
Over the last two years, SOCM's Cumberland County Chapter has advocated for on-bill financing program for energy efficiency at their electric co-op, Volunteer Energy Cooperative. [ Read More
Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 | Posted by Brianna Knisley | No Comments
This week, Tennessee officials are reviewing the renewal of a water discharge permit for Kingston, Tenn. coal-fired power plant that spilled 1.1 billion gallons of coal ash in 2008 — but the new draft permit makes no improvements toward protecting public waters. [ Read More