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Allison Cook

Audre Lorde standing in front of chalkboard; Text on board: "Women are powerful and dangerous." /IMAGE Wikimedia Commons

  I grew up inside of my mother’s small catering company which she ran from our home for the first many years of my life. After school, my sister and I would ditch our lunch boxes and run back into the kitchen where we’d bargain for long white rubber spatulas dripping with chocolate brownie batter[…]

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Sean A. Watkins, The Solutions Project/100% campaign

Congratulations to our own Sean A. Watkins who was honored as one of the Grist 50 Fixers! Celebrated for his digital storytelling work with clean energy leaders, Sean continues to put solutions front and center online and offline. Sean joined the Solutions Project in 2016 and has helped build inspiration and momentum for others to push for[…]

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A water protector holds up a bundle of sage in prayerful resistance on the frontlines of the Dakota Access Pipeline fight - Credit: Camille Seaman

      A dynamic gallery of photos from Standing Rock taken by Camille Seaman – capturing the faces, history, and hope of the water protectors on the frontlines of the #NoDAPL fight. These beautiful and powerful photos range from documenting a visit by Mark Ruffalo and Reverend Jesse Jackson during the delivery of a[…]

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Aweso, ONE100 Buffalo

  The 100% campaign went to Buffalo, New York to surprise five people who are making a difference and then some — they are transforming a city. Watch us surprise Lorna, Paul, Khadijah, Aweso, and Josh and celebrate all the ways they give and live their 100%. Perhaps an unlikely trailblazer, Buffalo, New York is[…]

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Aweso at ONE100 billboard reveal

Buffalo, New York is pioneering the transition to 100% clean energy for 100% of people. Across the city, leaders in business, in culture, in community organizations, and in their own neighborhoods are proving that 100% for 100% is not only possible, but happening. We’re celebrating them. We’re getting started with billboards across the city that[…]

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ONE100 Oakland facebook share

Our ONE100 awards celebrate people who are at the forefront of our transition to 100% clean energy. One person. 100% action. Ranging from city-wide billboards, to solar-powered light installations, to community cook-outs, these celebrations shine a light on people and communities where human energy and clean energy come together generating new possibilities for all of us. Do you know someone[…]

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Sarah Shanley Hope and her two daughters

The original version of this letter was published on “Mama?” you asked, “Did the water come into their house?” You were three years old and nestled in my arms. I watched your eyes scan the walls of your room and I knew you were imagining water flooding into our home. It was our first[…]

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Kathie ONE100

“Our farm was built by family. It’s not just a job, it’s our heritage. It’s the place I want to be.” – Kathie, Twin Oaks Dairy Organic milk and solar energy does a body extra good. So, we’re extra happy to celebrate a woman who makes both of those things happen in upstate New York. Kathie is[…]

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Actor and energy avenger Mark Ruffalo shines a spotlight on Nevada where out-of-work solar employees are going head to head with the Public Utilities Commission over a disastrous decision that skyrocketed the price of solar energy and cost hundreds of workers their jobs. Together we can turn this around. Together we are 100%.  

I’m ready to give my 100% to make a 100% clean energy future a reality.