Published on April 8th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan0
100% Local, Clean, Cheap Power is Possible Using Renewable Energy
This is a reprint from planetsave.com, one of our sister blogs in the Important Media network.
I’ve written in the past about the fact that 100% of the world could be powered from clean, renewable energy. But to get to that 100% target, you need a lot of small 100% targets (i.e. 100% renewable energy for Scotland, for Tokelau, etc.). A report just out yesterday from the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research finds that Minnesota could easily go 100% renewable. Not only that, though — it could use 100% local clean power from solar and wind energy. That’s exciting.