Going All in with Renewable Energy

 

Could the goal of using 100 percent renewable energy a realistic and achievable goal? A good example of this is in Greensburg, KS. After a massive tornado leveled the town, they set out and rebuild it as one of the world’s greenest communities. But Greensburg isn’t the only one.

 

Currently there are 42 cities, 49 regions, 8 utilities, and 21 organizations are going all green. And nations are even taking action including eight nations that are 100 percent renewable or moving in that direction including Denmark, Iceland, Scotland, Costa Rica, Maldive Islands, Cook Islands, Tuvalu, and Tokelau.

 

The Renewables 100 Policy Institute was founded in the early years of renewable energy, when the concept was too “bleeding edge” for established nonprofits.

 

“Now that is starting to change,” said Diane Moss, the institutes founding director. In fact, the first international conference in April drew more than 200 people. Today, the Renewables 100 Policy Institute is actively supporting the trend and reports on global progress.

 

Read more at Renewable Energy World.

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Worldwide provides clients complete turnkey energy efficiency evaluation and solutions. Our focus is in energy saving measures that offer the most savings and financial incentives, creating a rapid return on investment. What sets Worldwide apart is our ability to design, install and certify our installations to qualify for the Federal tax incentives for energy efficiency, then provide the documentation necessary to secure the tax incentives. Worldwide has recently entered the renewable energy field at the request of several of our clients.