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Mark Ruffalo on stage with five ATL100 real life superheroes

Mark Ruffalo is making the most out of his time in metro Atlanta, both on and off movie sets. His latest outing focuses on a different group of superheroes in ATL: local community leaders working toward a clean-energy future in one of the nation’s most car-congested and energy-dependent cities. In front of an intimate audience at[…]

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Atlanta, Georgia is 27th city to commit to 100% clean energy

Atlanta, Georgia is the newest U.S. city committed to making a transition to 100% clean, renewable energy, pushing the number of cities committed to or already running on 100% clean energy to twenty seven. Just days after community leaders joined Senators Jeff Merkley, Bernie Sanders and Ed Markey to introduce legislation that will completely phase out fossil[…]

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Soulardarity ONE100 honoree Phillis of Highland Park, Michigan with her new solar-powered light

Their surprised faces were beaming like the glow from a light bulb. Then came the smiles, the hugs and the sincere thank-yous. Two Highland Park residents’ days — and subsequently their nights — were made brighter after they and three other residents received free solar-powered lights as part of actor Mark Ruffalo’s 100% campaign to[…]

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Renovus Solar workers installing a solar panel in upstate New York; Credit: Stephen Yang / The Solutions Project

If someone told you that it was possible to fuel the world entirely with renewable energy, what would you say? That’s the question that the founders of The Solutions Project were confronted with in 2011, when they realized that the only thing standing in the way of 100 percent renewable energy across the globe was[…]

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California Senator Kevin de León introduces 100% clean energy bill to state Senate

Kevin de León has promised to lead the resistance to President Trump. A new bill could make good on that promise. The California Senate leader has introduced legislation that would require the Golden State to get 100% of its electricity from climate-friendly energy sources by 2045. That’s a big step up from the state’s current[…]

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2017 cohort of PLACES fellows (partial)

The Solutions Project is pleased to announce Tyler Nickerson, the organization’s director of investments and state strategy, has been accepted into the prestigious 2017 PLACES Fellowship program. An initiative of the Funders’ Network, PLACES stands for Professionals Learning About Community, Equity and Smart Growth. Tyler joined the Solutions Project in 2015 and helped to launch[…]

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One week ago today, we launched the 100% campaign to make affordable clean energy accessible for everyone. Online, that meant welcoming thousands of new people to our community. In person, it was more than 200 people coming together from across the state of NY to experience what’s possible when the human spirit and clean energy[…]

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In June, we’ll celebrate the launch of the 100% campaign in NYC with solar powered street food, surprise performances, and the installation of a 5-story 100% mural by street artist Zio Ziegler. 100% is a campaign that ignites human energy, clean energy and what’s possible when the two come together.  At our campaign launch, we will[…]

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I’m ready to give my 100% to make a 100% clean energy future a reality.