11 May '17, 4pm

Great to hear--keep 'em coming "@NAWindpower Another day, another 100% #renewables pledge

Great to hear--keep 'em coming "@NAWindpower Another day, another 100% #renewables pledge

The Town of Hanover, N.H., has voted to establish a goal of transitioning to 100% clean and renewable energy by 2050. The article approved at Tuesday’s town meeting sets a community-wide goal of transitioning to 100% renewable electricity by 2030 and a 2050 goal of transitioning heating and transportation to run on clean, renewable sources of energy. According to the Sierra Club , Hanover now represents the 29th city/town in the country to officially commit to 100% renewable energy and the first in New Hampshire to establish such a goal. The vote comes after the Sustainable Hanover Town Committee in December endorsed a transition to 100% renewable energy in Hanover for electricity, heat and transportation by 2050. “I am overjoyed that the town meeting voted unanimously to support a goal of 100 percent renewable energy,” says Hanover Town Manager Julia Griffin. “We look for...

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