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  • First solar canal project is a win for water, energy, air and climate in California, The Conversation (Dec 22, 2022)
  • France’s plan for solar panels on all car parks is just the start of an urban renewable revolution, The Conversation (Nov 17, 2022)
  • There's a "solar energy insurrection" going on in Puerto Rico, from which we can learn. (Star Trek is also helping...), The Daily Alternative (Sep 22, 2022)
  • Energy citizenship: Europe’s communities forging a low-carbon future, The Guardian (Sep 03, 2022)
  • We created the first AI-powered solar electricity backup system for houses in sub-Saharan Africa, The Conversation (Jan 25, 2022)

Germany To Dedicate 2% Of Its Land To Wind Power Development, Jan 14[1]

2021[edit | edit source]

Catching the sun: How communities create their own people-powered solar solutions, Dec 28[2] ...India news

We the Power Official Trailer, The Future of Energy is Community-Owned
Authors: Patagonia, Apr 2, 2021

Cutting energy consumption in Budapest, Jan 16[3] ...Hungary

2020[edit | edit source]

Community-generated green electricity to be offered to all in UK, Jan 12[4]

2019[edit | edit source]

This small German town took back the power – and went fully renewable, Dec 6[5]


New scheme to help community groups generate electricity, Dec 2[6] ...Ireland

When a renewable energy revolution meets the landscapes of Orkney, the result is quite beautiful, Sep 2[7] ...Scotland news

Parisian community recognised for its geothermal heating network, Jan 17[8]

2018[edit | edit source]


Virtual power station hailed as 'a game-changer', Dec 1[9] ...New Zealand

Communities lead governments on climate action, Nov 14[10]

Tesla battery will power unusual community storage project in Western Australia, Jul 11[11]

How a small town reclaimed its grid and sparked a community revolution, Feb 28[12] ...Germany

Tesla and Australia will turn 50,000 homes into a virtual solar power plant, Feb 4[13] ...South Australia


Alaska can save its economy and environment by investing in renewable energy. What are we waiting for? Feb 22[14]

Energy democracy way to go for Indonesia, Feb 1[15]

Empower Generation: Women Are Leading The Energy Revolution In Nepal, Jan 29[16]

How This Small Town In Mexico Uses Solar Power For Economic Justice, Jan 24[17]

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