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Renewable Cities Media

This is a listing of media mentions, blog posts, and articles written about the Renewable Cities program and its work.

2016

PV Magazine – August 15 – Sierra Club highlights 100% renewable communities

Woodstock Sentinal Review – July 19 – Oxford participates in Sustainable Cities conference with 15 other communities in San Francisco

National Geographic Voices – February 25 – Unlocking the Hidden Economic Potential of Cities

2015

CleanTechnica – December 27 – Renewable Cities Closing Plenary — Words Of Inspiration & Quick Change

Globe Series– December 10 – Taking it to the Streets: How Cities Will Help Make the Paris Agreement Real

Radio Canada – December 1 – Coup d’oeil sur la délégation de Vancouver à Paris

CleanTechnica – September 25 – Policies Needed For An EV Revolution

Gas2 – September 9 –  Inspiring EV Adoption In Canada

CleanTechnica – August 27 – How Cities Can Advance EV Adoption — Palo Alto Example (Exclusive Video)

CleanTechnica– August 27 –  Plug’n Drive: Helping To Electrify Canadian Transport (Exclusive Video)

CleanTechnica– August 26 – Electrifying Copenhagen, & Providing A Complete Transport Network (Video)

CleanTechnica – August 24 – Electrifying Transport (Video #1)

CleanTechnica – July 25 – Vancouver’s 100% Renewable Energy Goal (Renewable Cities Video)

CleanTechnica – July 18 – Story Of Solar & Social Inspiration From Brazil (Video)

CleanTechnica – July 13 – 100% Renewable Energy — How To Get There (Video)

CleanTechnica– July 12 – Renewable Cities PechaKucha Opening Event (Videos)

CleanTechnica– July 12 – Stefan Schurig & I Talk The Renewable Energy Revolution (Video)

Nelson Star – June 16 – Is it just me or is it hot in here?

Business in Vancouver– June 1 – Market slowly plugging into the advantages of electric vehicles

Woodstock Sentinel Review – May 28 – County looks at proposal to run solely on renewable energy by 2050

The Squamish Chief – May 27 – Buzzing about Renewable Energy

Business in Vancouver – May 26 – Clinging to the carbon economy is a bad business plan for B.C.

CleanTechnica – May 25 – Renewable Cities Highlights

CleanTechnica – May 24 – The Human Side of Cleantech

Bloomberg BNA – May 20 – Can regions, cities become 100% dependent on renewable energy? Absurd? Not Anymore

The Province – May 20 – Clean, should be B.C’s focus, conference hears

CleanTechnica – May 19 – Vancouver gets an “F” for solar policy

The Tyee – May 18 – The suits are flocking to renewables

The Nelson Daily – May 18 – A change is gonna come

The Georgia Straight – May 17 – 350.org founder Bill McKibben shows how Denmark leads the world in promoting renewable energy

CBC On the Coast – May 15 – Mayor of one of the greenest cities in the world has advice for Vancouver

Joyce Murray – May 14 – MP Joyce Murray speaks on the Renewable Cities Program Forum in Vancouver

Huffington Post – May 14 – Renewables driving the energy transformation

Truth Dig – May 14 – Green City Vancouver offers clean alternative to Tar Sands Boom

News 1130 – May 14 – Experts gather in Vancouver to discuss running cities on renewable

Global BC1 – May 14 – Unfiltered with Jill Krop – Interview with Mark Jacobson

Vancouver Observer – May 14 – Vancouver kicks off Global Renewable Cities Initiative event

Vancouver Sun – May 14 – Effective government policies would ease shift to renewable energy, conference hears

Vancouver 24 Hours – May 13 Developers need sustainability incentives: expert

CBC Radio Early Edition – May 13 – Discussion on Renewable Cities conference with Rick Cluff

RJ1200 May 13 – Discussion with Shauna Sylvester on the morning show re: Renewable Cities

CFAX Radio – May 13 – Interview on the Drive with Terry Moore with Shauna Sylvester and Mark Jacobson

Squamish Chief – May 13 – Making Squamish renewable 

Global BC1 – May 12 Shauna Sylvester speaks on Renewable Cities

Vancouver Sun – May 11 – Opinion: 100-per-cent renewable energy a paradigm shift

Cleantechnica – May 11 – Global learning forum: 8 new experts in green bonds, clean energy, & urban sustainability confirmed

News 1130 – May 8 – Cities at the forefront of ‘renewable’ movement converging in Vancouver

Vancouver Sun – May 8 – Opinion: Cities take lead in renewable energy

Georgia Straight – April 29 – Gregor Robertson will tell French National Assembly President about Vancouver’s quest to become Greenest City

Business in Vancouver – April 21 – How cheap gas could hobble quest for greenest-city title

CKNW Jill Bennet Show – April 18 – Discussion with Shauna Sylvester on Vancouver’s 100% RE Goal

The Vancouver Sun – March 26 – Opinion: Vancouver ups the ante on urban sustainability

Cities Today – March 20 – ICLEI partners with new city energy programme