26 Jun '17, 5pm

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The U.S. Conference of Mayors has approved a resolution that establishes support from the nation’s mayors for the goal of moving to 100% clean and renewable energy in cities nationwide. Introduced by the co-chairs of Mayors for 100% Clean Energy , the “100% Renewable Energy in American Cities” resolution could pave the way for cities across the country to adopt 100 percent renewable energy targets within their communities, according to the Sierra Club. Columbia, S.C., Mayor Steve Benjamin states, “By approving this historic measure, we are showing the world that cities and mayors can and will lead the transition away from fossil fuels to 100 percent clean, renewable energy. There is more work to be done to realize this vision for our nation, but this vote represents an important first step toward cleaner air and water for our families, more good-paying jobs in clean energy...

Full article: http://solarindustrymag.com/mayors-throw-support-behind-1...

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