31 Aug '11, 7pm

Changing the Climate Conversation to Conservation

Changing the Climate Conversation to Conservation

Wind turbines currently supply seven percent of all electricity in Kansas Polling data shows the percentage of Americans concerned about climate change is falling, down 12 percent over the past 10 years, according to a recent Gallup Poll, and in some parts of the country the term “global warming” is practically taboo. So why, then, are some of the states with the biggest populations of “global-warming skeptics” also some of the states making the biggest investments in renewable energy? energyNOW! correspondent Lee Patrick Sullivan visited Kansas, where some clean energy advocates say they’ve figured out what it takes to convince climate-change skeptics to invest in renewables and energy efficiency. Their advice: stop talking about global warming and change the conversation to energy conservation. You can watch the full video below: “Almost half of all Kansans don’t really ...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/08/31/changing-the-climate-...

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