This video explores several communities across the world doing their best to adopt to a low-carbon future in which sustainability and clean energy help offset the impacts of climate change. Featuring Burlington, Vermont; Dardesheim, Germany; and Dharnai, India.

This is an episode of "In the World," a series that features the people, places, and organizations across the globe that are on the forefront of the green energy movement.

Michelle Nash isn't good at writing about herself. She runs web series for Fusion and hopes you enjoy the videos as much as she enjoyed making them. Follow her at @hello_michello.

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