Renewable energy on the Canary Islands

 
Within Europe, Spain is one of the leading nations when it comes to the use of renewable energy. One of the government’s goals is for the El Hierro, one of the Canary Islands, to soon become 100 percent reliant on clean energy from wind and hydro power. If it were to reach that goal, El Hierro would be the first island in the world to meet its energy needs without burning any fossil fuels.

 

 
 
The greenest island in the world?
El Hierro, the Canary Island aiming for 100% clean energy

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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