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Costa Rica celebrates 113 days of 100-percent renewable energy (and counting); Cat DiStasio, Inahabitat, Aug 23, 2016

English Village Becomes Climate Leader by Quietly Cleaning Up Its Own Patch; Tatiana Schlossberg, Aug 21, 2016

Scotland wind turbines cover all its electricity needs for a day; The Guardian, Aug 11, 2016

In the Canary Islands, Tiny El Hierro Strives for Energy Independence; Jordi Busque, Smithsonian, Aug 4, 2016

Energy company confident of hitting 96% renewables target by 2030; independent.ie, Jul 25, 2016

Oxford County Adopts 100% Renewable Energy Plan; Renewable Cities, Jun 23, 2016

Portugal – Moving to 100% renewables; Rita Antus & Francisco Ferreira, Energy Transition, Jun 6, 2016

Is Denmark slowing down its energy transition?; Craig Morris, Energy Transition, Jun 1, 2016

Last Coal-fired Plants Shut Down in South Australia and Scotland Show Global Rise of Renewable Energy; Ilario D'Amato, The Climate Group, May 10, 2016

Germany nearly reached 100 percent renewable power on Sunday; Craig Morris, Energy Transition, May 11, 2016

Two German states already 100 percent renewable net for electricity; Craig Morris, Renewables International, Apr 7, 2016

A Small Country Goes Big with Renewables: Denmark's goal to be fossil fuel free; Laurie Guevara-Stone, Rocky Mountain Institute, Mar 2, 2016

Germany is 20 years away from 100 percent renewable power – not!; Craig Morris, Energy Transition, Jan 5, 2016

Russia could cut their energy costs by 20% by going 100% renewable; Matt Atherton, International Business Times, Dec 30, 2015

The country of Costa Rica ran on 99 percent renewable energy in 2015; Rick Stella, Digital Trends, Dec 24, 2015

Where in the world have we achieved 100% renewable power?; Cassie Werber, Quartz, Dec 18, 2015

To run completely on clean energy, Denmark harnesses wind power; Lisa Desai, PBS NewsHour, Dec 12, 2015

Ninety-Six Cities Quitting Fossil Fuels to Move Toward 100 Percent Renewable Energy; Cole Mellino, BuzzFlash, Sep 22, 2015

How France could go nearly 100 percent renewable; Craig Morris, Energy Transition, Aug 20, 2015
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How Garbage Trucks Can Drive a Green Future; Robert B. Catell and Joanna D. Underwood, New York Times, Aug 19, 2016

Sierra Club examines cities working toward renewable energy; Harrison Kaminsky, Digital Trends, Aug 13, 2016

3 American cities that use 100% renewable energy — and 7 that plan to join them within 20 years; Lydia Ramsey, Business Insider, Aug. 12, 2016

Why These Cities Are Leading on Clean Energy; Justin Worland, Time, Aug. 10, 2016

Environment Massachusetts report: state should pursue 100% renewable energy; Mary Serreze, MassLive, Aug 4, 2016

NextEra merger dead, Hawaii turns to realizing a 100% renewables future; Herman K. Trabish, Utility Dive, Jul 25, 2016

New Program Will Make D.C. A Leader On Renewable Energy; Smantha Page, Think Progress, Jul 25, 2016

Mayor Bowser Signs Renewable Portfolio Standard Bill into Law; Office of the Mayor, Washington D.C., Jul 25, 2016

Video: The Calm After the Storm. How Greensburg, Kansas Achieved 100% Renewable Electricity; Climate Reality Project. Jul 14, 2016

100% Renewable Energy For Cities – Is It Possible? Our Webinar Report; Sustainable Cities Collective, Jul 1, 2016

Making the Clean Power Plan Work With City Energy Goals; Ashley Lawson, Center for Climate & Energy Solutions, Jun 24, 2016

North America, The New Frontier for 100% Renewable Energy; Michale Small, Renewable Cities, Jun 20, 2016

The Second-Largest City In The U.S. Is On The Verge Of Being 100 Percent Renewable; Samantha Page, ThinkProgress, Jun 10, 2016

Del Mar Climate Action Plan Passage Could Influence Other Cities; Alison St John, KPBS News, Jun 6, 2016

Wind and solar could meet nearly all Midwest energy needs by 2050, researcher says; Andy Balaskovitz, Midwest Energy News, Jun 2, 2016

Doubling Today's Share of Renewables Will Create 24 Million Jobs, Boost GDP by $1.3 Trillion and Save 4 Million Lives a Year; Ilario D'Amato, The Climate Group, March 17, 2016

Highly Industrialized States and Regions to Shape Clean Energy Roadmap Through New Platform; The Climate Group, May 25, 2016

A grid of DERs: DOE program aims for 100% solar penetration on the distribution system; Herman K. Trabish, Utility Dive, May 24, 2016

Exploring How Cities Can Switch To A Low-Carbon Energy Grid; Joshua S Hill, CleanTechnica, April 28th, 2016

More cities — of all sizes — taking the plunge to use 100% renewable energy; Jodi Gralnick, CNBC, Mar 13, 2016

Here's what it would take for the US to run on 100% renewable energy; David Roberts, Vox, May 3, 2016

City's 100% green plan seeks overhaul in electricity buying; Anne C. Mulkern, E&E Publishing, Apr 8, 2016

Clean disruption? Stanford group plans for 100% green-energy future; James Roberts, CBC News, Mar 2, 2016

100% Renewable Energy: What We Can Do in 10 Years; Richard Heinberg, Yes! Magazine, Feb 22, 2016

Rapid, affordable energy transformation possible; National Oceanic and Atmosperic Administration, Jan 25, 2016

Getting to 100: A Status Report on Rising Commitments Among Corporations and Governments to Reach 100% Renewables; Clean Edge, Nov 10, 2015

How Communities Can Lead the Way Towards Clean Energy; Rocky Mountain Institute, Dec 1, 2015

139 Countries Could Get All of their Power from Renewable Sources; Mark Fischetti, Scientific American, Nov 19, 2015


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