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Rural Rwanda is home to a pioneering new solar power idea, Oct 9 [1]

2017[edit]

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Zimbabwe: Solar grid keeps harvests high, hospitals lit in parched rural Zimbabwe, Sep 11 [2]

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Community energy UK: £1 billion solar programme for social housing tenants was launched in England and Wales, Sep 4 [3]

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Malawian NGO Community Energy to install 45KW solar energy grid for villages in Mchinji, Aug 18 [4]

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Chile’s Energy Transformation Is Powered by Wind, Sun and Volcanoes, Aug 12 [5]

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Community energy UK: Mongoose Energy completes community energy deal to power 4,500 homes in England, Aug 7 [6] “By the community sector working with the private sector you will see more of it (battery storage) very soon,” Emma Bridge, Community Energy England [7]

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Illinois's Cook County Helps Solar Energy Cooperatives Rise and Shine, Jul 19 [8]

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Community energy USA: Hundreds of US mayors endorse switch to 100% renewable energy by 2035, Jun 26 [9]

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Denmark Danish Energy Cooperative Lets Consumers Collectively Build Wind Turbines, Jun 21 [10]

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Germany: How Residents of Hamburg Reclaimed the Power Grid, Jun 21 [11]

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Community energy UK: Local energy firms power 130,000 homes - the power of your community revealed, Jun 20 [12]

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Community energy USA: How Electricity Cooperatives in the US are Paving the Way for a Renewable Future, Jun 19 [13]

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Costa Rica Could Reach 300 Days Running on Clean Energy, Jun 17 [14]

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Tilos, Greece: the first island in the Med to run entirely on wind and solar power, Jun 15 [15]

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Hawaii: Fossil-free islands: A blueprint for sustainable development? Jun 14 [16]

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India news: Hop on the bandwagon: #GoSolar bus tours Delhi to make solar power cool, Jun 11 [17]

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China news: Solar power lights up the path to prosperity, Jun 12 [18]

Oceania: World Bank announces project to bring renewable energy to 45,000 people in Vanuatu, Jun 1 [19]

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Western Australia: Blackout parties: how solar and storage made Western Australia farmers the most popular in town, May 15 [20]

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How A Man With No Coding Experience Built An App That’s Bringing Solar Power To Yemen, May 8 [21]

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Victoria backs renewable energy community hubs with $900,000 investment, Apr 28 [22]

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Barcelona: El ayuntamiento crea Barcelona Energia para autoabastecerse de electricidad, Mar 30 [23]

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Meet the First Nation Above the Arctic Circle That Just Went Solar, Mar 28 [24]

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India news: Solar power lights up remote villages in Rajasthan, Mar 27 [25]

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New York City: Solar Experiment Lets Neighbors Trade Energy Among Themselves, Mar 13 [26]

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What rural Alaska can teach the world about renewable energy, Mar 6 [27]

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Energy positive: how Denmark's Samsø island switched to zero carbon, Feb 23 [28]

2016[edit]

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Three lessons for cities in Denmark’s clean-energy revolution, Jun 30 [29]

2015[edit]

60 Minutes On This Bicycle Can Power Your Home For 24 Hours, December 14 [30]

Cities And Regions Moving Towards 100% Renewable Energy, December 8 [31]

Renewable Energy Now Employs 7.7 Million People Worldwide, May 19 [32]

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Kenya: The startup that's powering rural Africa with affordable, smart microgrids, May 13 [33]

This striking chart shows why solar power will take over the world, April 15 [34]

2014[edit]

Energy: Thriving On Five Percent? March 3 [35]

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CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from Community energy and is for news and comment in that global or international context.


Comment[edit]

2017

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California news: Will Public Banking Bring More Clean Energy Programs to California? Sep 28 [36]

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Australia: What about the people missing out on renewables? Here's what planners can do about energy justice, Sep 10 [37]

Support local action now to build a cleaner energy future, Jul 14 [38]

The Case for Local, Community-led Sustainable Energy Programs, Jun 19 [39]

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Community energy UK: Off-grid living: it's time to take back the power from the energy companies, Apr 11 [40]

2015

The co-benefits of community energy, October 8 [41]

See also[edit]


References

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  4. nyasatimes.com
  5. nytimes.com
  6. @energyvoicenews
  7. solarpowerportal.co.uk
  8. shareable.net
  9. The Guardian
  10. @Shareable
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  14. news.co.cr
  15. The Guardian
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  17. @CatchNews
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  40. The Guardian
  41. German Energy Transition


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