Articles by Emma Searson

About Emma Searson

Emma Searson advocates for renewable energy at Environment America, and is working to spur the clean energy revolution by advancing solar in America's cities. Find her on Twitter at @emma_searson.

Smart Local Policies Will Build a Renewable Energy Future for Cities

Setting ambitious solar energy goals and demonstrating commitment through municipal solar installations are both fundamental in setting the tone for solar growth in a community. Goal setting provides an opportunity to institutionalize a shared vision of a solar-powered future, and a strong goal ensures that progress towards that goal becomes embedded in all future city decisions. 

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