References for Transition to Renewable Energy Page


Wind can providee 20% of US electricity by 2030 & pay communities $1.8 billion in taxes.
Click picture to link to US Department of Energy’s “Wind Vision” report.




[4] Largest retailer from Fortune, “Fortune 500 2014,” at; Walmart, “Environmental Sustainability: Energy,” at, viewed 16 November 2014; Walmart, “Walmart Puts Price of Solar Power on Rollback,” press release (Mountain View, CA: 9 May 2014); Walmart, “Walmart Builds on Leadership of Commercial Solar Deployment and Expands On-Site Solar Energy Projects,” press release (Bentonville, AR: 20 November 2014); Walmart, “White House Energy Event, Remarks by Bill Simon,” transcript (Mountain View, CA: 9 May 2014).

[5] EPA, Green Power Partnership, National Top 100 Partner List (Washington, DC: 27 October 2014); EPA, Green Power Partnership, 100% Green Power Users (Washington, DC: 27 October 2014).