27 Feb '13, 7pm

Majority Of Ohio Voters Support Renewable Energy

Majority Of Ohio Voters Support Renewable Energy

Still, there is some opposition, particularly from the conservative American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). Republican state Sen. Kris Jordan is an ALEC member who has introduced a bill to repeal Ohio’s Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard. This standard means utilities have to get 25% of their electricity from alternative or renewable sources by 2025. Considering there are still twelve years to reach the goal, it does not seem like an unreasonable target. Combined with the fact that most Ohio voters are for clean energy, it doesn’t appear to be quite enough. So opposing it seems like sheer folly.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2013/02/27/majority-of-ohio-vote...

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