Portugal generated 70% of all of its electricity for the first three months of 2013 from hydropower, wind power and solar power.
A recent report from Stanford and Cornell says that NY State could generate 100% of its energy from renewables by 2030. And if NY State can do it - so can we!
"We must be ambitious if we want to promote energy independence and curb global warming," said Robert Howarth, a Cornell University scientist and co-author of the study. [Yale 360]