100% Renewable Truckee

Moving Truckee Towards A Renewable and Sustainable Future

100% Renewable Truckee's dedicated team of volunteers works with the Town of Truckee, the Truckee Donner PUD and other stakeholders to  implement the following sustainability initiatives within the town of Truckee:

  • transition to 100% renewable electricity town-wide by 2030

  • transition to 100% renewable energy in all sectors town-wide by 2050

  • 80% reduction in carbon emissions from the 2019 baseline by 2040.

Latest News

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May 11, 2021

Utilities at the Forefront

Canary Media: What's different about the utilities at the forefront of the energy transition?

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April 1, 2021

Eight Benefits of Building Electrification

Rocky Mountain Institute list of reasons to electrify our buildings makes a powerful case.

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January 5, 2021

GE's Monster Wind Turbine

General Electric has leap frogged the incumbent wind turbine developers with its gigantic new turbine.

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May 27, 2018

Heat Pump Water Heater Performance Report

Energy 350: CO2 & Integrated Heat Pump Water
Heater Performance Report

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May 7, 2021

California's Proposed Building Codes

Canary Media: California's proposed building code boosts all-electric, but it doesn’t stop natural gas

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January 7, 2021

How 100% clean energy could power our cities and towns

Grist has produced a 6min video explaining how we can get to 100% clean energy

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January 4, 2021

Path to 100

The organization Path to 100 has created a wonderful resource for North American decarbonization that includes a blog and guide to decarbonizing the electrical grid.

May 18, 2018

Electrify Everything Course

Nate Adams gives a soup to nuts electrification guide for single family homes

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April 5, 2021

RMI Building Electrification

Rocky Mountain Institute has a whole collection of great articles on building electrification

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January 6, 2021

Top 5 Green Building Words of 2020

BtheChange lists their top 5 Green Building Words of 2020

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June 1, 2018

A Clean Path to the Future

How the Truckee Tahoe region will get to 100% renewables?