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Cleveland Announces 100% Clean Energy Goal By 2050

On Thursday, the City of Cleveland became the first municipality in Ohio to commit to powering itself with 100% clean and renewable electricity, the...
michigan

Adrian Dominican Sisters Commit To Michigan Clean Energy

A Michigan-based religious order that represents 600 Dominican sisters has committed to matching its electricity use with 100% renewable sources.Specifically, the Adrian Dominican Sisters are...
nyc

NYC Pension Funds Double Down On Clean Energy

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Comptroller Scott M. Stringer and other trustees of the city's pension funds have announced a new goal...
sony

Sony Corp. Commits To 100% Renewable Energy

RE100, a collaborative initiative bringing together businesses committed to 100% renewable power, has announced Sony Corp. as one of its newest members.RE100, led by...
clean energy

California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Milestone 100% Clean Energy Bill

Today, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed S.B.100, which establishes a bold goal of 100% clean energy in the state.The legislation, first introduced last year...
solar

University Of California System Aims For 100% Clean Energy By 2025

The University of California (UC) system, which includes 10 campuses and more than 238,000 students, has announced an expansion of its sustainability goals, including...
air pollution

MIT: Air Pollution Can Put A Dent In Solar Power

A study reported by MIT News finds lost revenue can be millions of dollars annually and suggests ways to quantify haze-related reductions in solar panel...
california

California Assembly Passes 100% Renewable Energy Bill

On Tuesday, the California State Assembly voted in favor of S.B.100, a bill mandating 100% renewable energy by 2045.First introduced in 2017 by State...
colorado

Xcel Gets Good News On Coal, Renewable Energy Plans In Colorado

On Monday, the Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC) provided initial approval of Xcel Energy’s Colorado Energy Plan (CEP), which would close two coal units...
facebook

Facebook Announces 100% Renewable Energy Plans

Today, Facebook announced a commitment to power its global operations with 100% renewables, as well as reduce its greenhouse-gas emissions 75%, by the end...
renewable

Schneider Electric Ups Its Renewable Energy Efforts

Global energy management company Schneider Electric has joined the Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers' Principles, an initiative of 76 companies seeking to spur progress on...
new jersey

New Jersey Plots 100% Clean Energy By 2050

The New Jersey Energy Master Plan (EMP) Committee will host a series of public stakeholder meetings in September, launching a public participation process that...