30 Sep '16, 7pm

Will US Give Up Great Gains Made on Renewable Energy?

Under President Obama, the US has become a world leader on clean energy (say goodbye to this if Trump is elected). Amazing gains on wind, solar, LED lighting and electric vehicles have all taken place since he took office in 2008. 23 states now use renewable electricity as a primary energy source, says the US Energy Information Administration (EIA). Revolution Now, Accelerating Clean Energy , an annual report on this progress from the Department of Energy (DOE), shows how much costs have dropped since 2008 - 94% for LEDs; 73% for batteries; 54% for distributed solar PV; 64% for large-scale solar; and 41% for land-based wind energy. Last year, over two thirds of new US electric power came from wind and solar PV. Read the FAQ . Offshore Wind The first (tiny) offshore wind farm in the US is built! off the coast of Rhode Island. As of 2015, the Interior Department has auctione...

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