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New power source in fight to stall climate change; California's 100% clean electricity bill signed into law

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the landmark Senate Bill 100 (SB 100) today, setting the Golden State on a path to generate 100 percent of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon sources such as solar and wind by 2045.

News Release | Environment California

Key Legislative Committee Passes Landmark 100% Clean Electricity Bill

The California Assembly Committee on Utilities and Energy voted today to pass the landmark Senate Bill 100 (De León), which will ensure that California generates 100 percent of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon sources by 2045.  

Could your state require solar panels on homes?

By | Bret Fanshaw
Director, Go Solar Campaign

How California’s new rule could revolutionize rooftop solar

News Release | Environment America

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.

These ‘Shining Cities’ will get you inspired about a sunny future

By | Ross Sherman
Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy, Digital Organizer

Cities and towns of all sizes are driving the transition to solar energy.

Report | Environment America

Shining Cities 2018: How Smart Local Policies Are Expanding Solar Power in America

Solar power is expanding rapidly. The United States now has over 53 gigawatts (GW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity installed – enough to power 10.1 million homes and 26 times as much capacity as was installed at the end of 2010.[1] Hundreds of thousands of Americans have invested in solar energy and millions more are ready to join them.

News Release | Environment America

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.

News Release | Environment America

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.

News Release | Environment America

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.

News Release | Environment America

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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