Friends of the Earth calls for $250M weatherization effort for Memphis

By , Daily Memphian Published: June 30, 2019 4:00 AM CT

The environmental group among those urging Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division to look at possible changes to the utility’s relationship with the Tennessee Valley Authority is pushing a $250 million, five-year weatherization program for Memphis. Friends of the Earth launched the “Memphis Save Energy, Save Dollars” program with a rally Saturday.

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David Freeman Friends of the Earth Herman Morris Memphis Light Gas and Water Division Tennessee Valley Authority
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Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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