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Boston University will meet 100% of electricity consumption with wind

Boston University will purchase wind energy to meet 100 percent of its electricity consumption, President Robert A. Brown announced today.

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University of California system commits to 100% renewable electricity by 2025

California’s flagship public university system, with 238,000 students across 10 campuses, will run completely on electricity from clean, renewable energy by 2025, the University of California Office of the President announced today. The announcement, a first from one of the nation’s largest public university systems, builds on commitments from the UC system to mitigate climate change and meet carbon neutrality goals.

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With wind at its back and sunny days ahead, California’s renewable energy bill passes state Senate

The California state Senate passed Senate Bill 100 (SB 100) by today, affirming the state Assembly’s vote yesterday. SB 100, which would put the state on a path to generate 100 percent of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon sources such as solar and wind by 2045, now heads to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk for his signature.

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A decade of progress positions America for a clean energy future

America’s states, local governments and institutions are ushering in a new  era of clean energy, despite federal policies designed to prop up polluting and outdated fossil fuel industries.

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Clean energy high on the agenda as nation’s mayors meet

This weekend at the annual U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting in Boston, local leaders from across the country will have a chance to show their support for a future powered by clean, renewable energy, as well as other measures to tackle climate change.

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Honolulu Among U.S. Solar Leading Cities in New Report

The City of Honolulu ranks third overall for solar energy in a new report from Environment America Research & Policy Center, landing it among the leading cities in the United States for installing clean energy from the sun.

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Salt Lake City the No. Ten Solar City in New Report

Salt Lake City ranks tenth for solar energy in a new report, landing it among the nation’s leaders for installing clean energy from the sun.

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Washington, D.C., Ranked as Region’s Solar Leader

The City of Washington, D.C., ranks 17 in the nation for solar energy in a new report, making it the south atlantic region’s leader for installing clean energy from the sun.

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Burlington the No. Five Solar City in New Report

The City of Burlington ranks number five for solar energy per capita in a new report, landing it among the nation’s leaders for installing clean energy from the sun.

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Indianapolis Among Leading Solar Cities in New Report

The City of Indianapolis ranks fourth for its amount of solar energy per capita in a new report, landing it among the nation’s leaders for installing clean energy from the sun.

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