Can A City Run On 100% Renewable Energy?

In 2014 Burlington, Vermont became the first city in the United States to run on 100% Renewable Energy. But how do they actually do it? What’s their secret?

Thanks to Miguel Franco for helping to make this episode possible
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Special Thanks To:
Neile Lunderville, Miro Weinberger, Mike Kanarick, Dave MacDonnell, Jon Clark and the Burlington Electric Department
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What Countries Are The Most Energy Efficient https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytkt2YxGou4
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While many countries struggle to transition to renewable energy, some have made the leap. So which countries use only renewable energy?

Learn More:
Vox: Costa Rica Has Gone 76 Straight Days Using 100% Renewable Electricity
http://www.vox.com/2016/9/8/12847160/costa-rica-renewable-electricity

The Guardian: Iceland’s Energy Answer Comes Naturally
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2008/apr/22/renewableenergy.alternativeenergy

Stanford News: The World Can Be Powered By Alternative Energy, Using Today’s Technology, In 20-40 Years Says Stanford Researcher Mark Z. Jacobson
http://news.stanford.edu/news/2011/january/jacobson-world-energy-012611.html

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