The national Slovenian parliament has announced to publically disclose the views and opinions of a variety of Slovenian stakeholders and members of Parliament regarding the future Energy strategy for Slovenia until 2030/2050. The Slovenski E-forum, a NGO based in Slovenia concerned with energy policies, will present a vision for an energy self-sufficient Slovenia which will comprise a 100% renewable energy target for 2050. [Read more →]
December 19, 2014 No Comments
Cities, communities and regions across the world commit to 100% Renewable Energy
What do Šentrupert in Slovenia, Steinfurt district in Germany, the Fukushima Prefecture in Japan and East Hampton in the US have in common? There’s a chance to find out in Kassel, Germany today! The world`s biggest congress for 100% Renewable Energy Regions presents different strategies on how to achieve 100% Renewable Energy. Many cities, regions and communities demonstrate that supplying 100% of our total energy needs with renewable sources is technically and financially achievable, and can bring a wide range of benefits to citizens, businesses, local economies, governments and the environment alike. [Read more →]
November 11, 2014 No Comments
Climate Change is back on the political agenda. On 23rd of September, Heads of States are meeting in New York to pledge climate action. This is good news as it is about time. The rising economic, health-related, and environmental costs of burning fossil fuels, combined with the accelerating impacts of climate change repeatedly emphasize the urgency for transitioning to 100% Renewable Energy (RE). Those ready to lead the fossil fuel and nuclear phase-out and a 100 % renewable energy transition must speak up in New York and inspire the world.
September 12, 2014 2 Comments