100%: A New Energy Manifesto
The world has seen three major energy epochs. The first started when we harnessed fire to cook, keep warm and light our nights. The second began when we figured out we could burn condensed ancient…
Infographic: Ramping Up Renewables
The U.S. can dramatically expand renewable energy by utilizing existing technologies and making smart investments to improve the country's electricity system.
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To make renewables take off and thrive in a state or county, its government can pick up some very concrete legislation experience and inspiration from the Community Choice Aggregation in California: Massachusetts and Rhode Island were trendsetters in the field, passing laws to enable communities to put Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) in place in 1997 – allowing a county agency to become the electricity provider for county residents.