A whopping 66 percent of Youngstown residents chose green energy plans with Choose Energy. That puts them at number 2 on our list of the Top 10 Green Energy Shoppers, right behind Portland, Maine.
Home to over 65,000 people, Youngstown has several great organizations focused on sustainability, like Grow Youngstown, a sustainable farming organization, and the Tech Belt Energy Innovation Center, an incubator for early stage energy technologies. The city also helps residents incorporate green habits into their daily lives with electronic recycling drives etc.
If you want to find out what other communities made our list, check out our top 10 list of green energy shoppers.
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