Posted on October 24, 2017
At a time when President Trump and his followers in Congress are hell-bent on dismantling the clean energy architecture of the Obama era, many Americans are looking beyond Washington, and even abroad, for solutions to our climate crisis. I recently witnessed one of these transformative gems on a visit to the Danish island of Samsø, which just passed the twenty-year mark in a campaign to supply all of its energy needs from local renewable resources. I wrote about this pioneering initiative for Beacon Broadside, the blog outlet of my publisher Beacon Press. Here's a link to the article.