- FACT: “We have enough wind and solar to power our country 100 times over.“
- FACT: Modernizing our electric system will build a strong economy & create jobs & energy independence while protecting our environment.
- FACT: This past year, prices for solar panels have decreased by 50%.
- FACT: Electricity from wind costs less than electricity from coal in many places.
- FACT: “In 2011, the clean energy sector grew twice as fast as the overall economy.”
- FACT: Clean energy is creating jobs.
- FACT: Worldwide investments in clean energy totaled $1 trillion last year.
- FACT: We need to take a lead on clean energy.
- FACT: Clean energy is suffering from expensive; negative attacks from fossil fuel industry.
- FACT: Fossil fuel industry receives 75 times more subsidies than clean energy sources.
- FACT: The clean energy sector creates 3 times as many jobs as fossil fuel sector.
- FACT: 2011, global investments in clean energy surpassed fossil fuel investments.
- FACT: Walmart & Google have company goals to be supplied 100% by renewable energy
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FACTS: Clean energy will help create jobs, strengthen our economy, increase our energy independence and shrink our carbon footprint.