13 Jun '11, 7pm

Nice call out by @350 of @WhiteHouse. If you say ur gonna do something—esp something simple—effing do it.

Nice call out by @350 of @WhiteHouse. If you say ur gonna do something—esp something simple—effing do it.

Wow! In the last week, over 20,000 people across the US have called on President Obama to meet his administration's self-imposed deadline for installing solar panels on the White House roof before the end of Spring 2011 on June 21st. We're expecting the momentum to grow as the date approaches. The media is also picking up the story with outlets like Forbes , Politico , Consumer Reports , and others asking the question: will the panels make it up on the roof in time? Clearly, the real challenge for President Obama (and all of us) is not just getting solar panels up on the roof of the White House, but up on rooftops across America and around the world. It's good to see the administration, and especially the Department of Energy (DOE), putting more money, time and energy towards promoting clean energy and solar. On Monday, DOE launched a new initiative to build a smart grid f...

Full article: http://www.350.org/en/about/blogs/over-20000-call-obama-m...

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