Burlington, VT is 100% Renewable

Burlington, VT is the first city in the U.S. to achieve 100% renewable energy for its power needs.

Here’s how they did it


Burlington, Vermont, the state’s largest city, recently became the first in the country to use 100 percent renewable energy for its residents’ electricity needs. In a state known for socially conscious policies, the feat represents a milestone in the growing green energy movement.

NewsHour’s William Brangham reports on the implications for the country’s green movement.

– PBS NewsHour



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