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Renewable Cities: a place for climate action

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Cities are taking a major leadership position on climate via their actions on local energy. They’re also managing energy demand and powering up wind, solar, geothermal, and biomass for a plethora of other reasons too: economic development, job creation, environmental quality, energy security, and safety. What’s more, there’s a movement afoot in leading cities …

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RE-Energizing cities: Global 100% RE & ICLEI join forces

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The Global 100% RE initiative and ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI) have signed an agreement to jointly facilitate and foster the progress towards 100% Renewable Energy among local governments around the globe. The aim is to start exploring more ambitious renewable energy (RE) targets, moving towards 100% RE where possible . The partnership is aimed …

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Change – The Revolution continues

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“After this film, no one can claim anymore that 100% Renewable Energy is not possible.” Carl A. Fechner. And this is why Global 100% RE is happy to support the famous stage director and his team to carry this message around the world. Our two organisations have signed a media partnership for the new film …

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Renewable Energy in Ukraine

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Report from Kiev Hans Josef Fell, Ambassador for Global 100% RE September 1st, 2014 In Ukraine, the dominant topic is the Russian military invasion in the East. Even though the fear is growing, Kiev is peaceful and there was only a small demonstration taking place on Maidan Square on the evening of the Russian …

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