03 Feb '18, 1am

Report: Trump Plans Massive Budget Cut For Clean Energy - Solar Industry

President Donald Trump reportedly plans to propose a 72% cut in funding for the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) energy efficiency and renewable energy programs, according to the Washington Post , which cites a leaked draft of the DOE budget for fiscal year 2019. The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and other environmental groups have spoken out against the reported plan. As EDF explains , the report says the president’s proposal would cut the department’s budget for energy efficiency and renewable energy programs from more than $2 billion down to about $576 million. That 72% cut exceeds the aggressive 68% cut Trump proposed in his budget for fiscal year 2018 – a proposal that Congress has so far refused to adopt, notes EDF. “President Trump is ordering a devastating blow to the clean energy revolution that employs millions of workers across America,” says Elgie Holstein,...

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