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10 reasons why 100% clean energy is possible in your community

We’re getting closer. With another unanimous vote in Breckenridge, Colorado last night, we’re now just one commitment shy of 50 U.S. cities that have committed to powering their communities with 100% clean and renewable energy.

Yesterday, the Sierra Club’s Ready For 100 Campaign released a new report showcasing ten of the 49 U.S. […]

More on Joseph Mangum in Puerto Rico

The forests around Utuado, Puerto Rico, were largely destroyed by the storm. US Department of Agriculture Photo, Master Sgt. Joshua DeMotts | 1st Combat Camera Squadron

By George Harvey

I last posted on the Green Energy Times website about the work Joseph Mangum was doing in Puerto Rico in “Joseph’s First Two […]

NY Capital Region 2017 RENEWABLE ENERGY & SUSTAINABLE LIVING FAIR October 28

Save energy, save money, save the planet. Free event, open to public.

When: Saturday, October 28 from 10 – 4 pm

Where: The Doane Stuart School, 199 Washington Ave. Rensselaer, NY

What: Over fifty vendors and organizations plus two separate workshop rooms with twenty-two topics.

Keynote speaker at noon: Judith […]

Capital Region 2017 RENEWABLE ENERGY & SUSTAINABLE LIVING FAIR : Free Event

Save energy, save money, save the planet. Free event, open to the public.

When: Saturday, October 28 from 10 – 4 pm

Where: The Doane Stuart School, 199 Washington Ave. Rensselaer, NY

What: Over fifty vendors and organizations plus two separate workshop rooms with […]

GM’s 100% Wind Powered Manufacturing Plants

Building GM’s 100% Electric Cars

Photo courtesy of Starwood Energy Group.

By George Harvey

Two recent announcements from General Motors (GM) have created quite a lot of talk. Both shed light on renewable power, but they were very different in their natures. One was about manufacturing, and the other about products.

First Solar-Powered Soup Kitchen Gets Ready to Harness The Sun

The Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter, located at 2 Quincy Street, is dedicated to providing shelter and food to those in need. Courtesy photo.

“Do you want to pay for electricity or feed more hungry people?”

Nashua, NH – The Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter (NSKS), which provides food and shelter to thousands of […]

New Hampshire Rural Renewables

Offers renewable energy planning assistance to rural businesses and agricultural producers

A new program is now available in rural regions of New Hampshire to provide free technical assistance to business owners and agricultural producers, helping them evaluate and assess the potential for using renewable energy at their business. Lakes Region Community College, along […]

New Hampshire Man Helps Local Camp REAP The Benefits Of Solar Energy

USDA and FAA Approve Two Solar Systems (65.6 kW and 61.5 kW) Near Dillant Hopkins Airport

A close-up view of one of the solar arrays on Furlone’s property. Courtesy photos: Craig Bell of Solar Source.

By Chris Gillespie

Residents of Swanzey, NH might be surprised to learn that there are several solar […]

US Renewable Energy Grows Another 10% in First Half of 2017

Renewables grow over 10% in first half of 2017 as consumption of fossil fuels and nuclear power falls. Solar use up 39.9%; Hydro up 16.1%; Wind up 15.7%; Biofuels up 2.3%; Geothermal up 1.8%. Nuclear power drops 3.3%; Fossil Fuels down 1.2%. Renewables now provide approximately 42% more energy than nuclear.

From The SUN DAY […]

Renewable Energy & Sustainable Living Fair October 28

Come to the Capital Region’s largest indoor/outdoor Renewable Energy & Sustainable Living Fair on Saturday, October 28 from 10 – 4 pm at the Doane Stuart School, 199 Washington Ave. Rensselaer, NY.

Judith Enck, former Obama Regional EPA administrator will be the keynote speaker at noon, along with other workshop speakers […]