La Crosse passes clean power goal

Five cities in Wisconsin are now committed to transitioning to 100% clean power, the Sierra Club reports, following La Crosse's decision do so by 2050. Welcoming the announcement, City Council Member Larry ...

130 US cities make clean power pledge

The Pennsylvanian city of Reading has committed to powering itself with 100% renewable energy by 2050 - making it the 130th US city to do so. Unanimously backed by the local council, the Sierra Club reports...

100% renewables the Maine objective

Maine is on the verge of becoming the sixth state in America to commit to shifting to 100% renewable energy, after law makers supported plans to do so by 2050. Welcoming the news, Alice Elliott, Maine Chapt...

US cities back green power

Athens has become the fourth city in the US state of Georgia to commit to transitioning to 100% clean and renewable energy. The Athens-Clarke County (ACC) Commission unanimously backed a shift to 100% clean an...

US cities vote for clean energy

South Miami has become the 122nd city in America to commit to a future powered by 100% renewable energy, according to the Sierra Club. The City Commission has backed a resolution that will see the city comp...

US green energy push gathers pace

A growing number of American cities and states are committing to a future powered by 100% clean energy - Washington state being the latest to do so. The Sierra Club reported this week the state legislature'...

Big moment for clean power in the US

Chicago has become the biggest American city to commit to transitioning to 100% renewable energy. It joins 118 other cities nationwide in making the move, and signals the US renewables revolution is alive and ...

Boise is bold on renewables

The Idaho city of Boise has become the first in the state - and 115th nationwide - to commit to transitioning to electricity produced from 100% renewable energy sources. Boise City Council passed proposals to ...

Tallahassee targets renewables future

Florida's capital city has become the 108th in America to commit to a future powered by 100% clean energy. A resolution agreed by the City Commission will see Tallahassee's municipal operations complete the sh...

Chicago close to renewables decision

Chicago will become the biggest US city to commit to a future powered by 100% clean power, if the city council backs the move next month. Mayor Rahm Emanuel is one the country's most visionary politicians. ...