Last week we announced the start of #iheartrenewables week as means to help celebrate Earth Day and all of wind power's success. Again, thanks to Iberdrola Renewables, ACORE, and SEIA for helping to get things started last week. After our initial blog post, we saw hundreds of participants join in on the fun.
We had tweets join in from as the U.S., Canada, England, Scotland, Germany, Aruba, Qatar, and more.
We also had a long list of organizations join in, including: ACORE, SEIA, RES, First Wind, the Renewable Northwest Project, ACE NY, Climate Reality, EDF Energy Exchange, UpWind Solutions, the League of Conservation Voters, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions, Progress Now, Progress Colorado, Clean Technica, Reddit, Treehugger.com, EcoTech, the Business Council for Sustainable Energy, AeroTorque, Better Idaho, Choose PA Wind, Dakota Riggers, Locally Long Island, and many, many more.
Here's a sample of just a few of the tweets shared this week:
From EDF Exchange: "One standard
#wind turbine generates enough electricity to power 350 US homes for a YEAR! http://ow.ly/i/5fJ37 #iHeartRenewables"
From Ethical Electric: "Celebrate Earth Day and wind power's success during
#iheartrenewables week http://bit.ly/1iOfD54"
From Better Idaho: "Happy
#EarthDay! US #windpower avoids as much CO2 each year as taking 17million cars off the road. #iheartrenewables pic.twitter.com/eT7DyGxjNH"
From World Oceans Day: "Celebrate
#iheartrenewables week by buying a month's worth of #WindPower! http://owl.li/vR0D4 the ocean will thank you
Check out the slideshow below with a sampling of pictures shared this week:
Thanks again for everyone's participation! #iheartrenewables