What it would take to meet Obama's 2035 clean energy goals? [Infographic]

Posted on 06-03-2014 by
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Monday was an important day. Obama wants 80 percent of America's energy to come from clean and renewable sources by 2035. But what would that really take? According to this Infographic: What it would take to meet Obama's 2035 clean energy goals? via Grist Magazine, Inc. mostly, it means replacing 2/3 of our coal-fired power plants with power sources that don't depend on fossil fuels.

A monumental first in cutting carbon pollution from existing power plants, the single largest source of carbon pollution in the United States, according to an article published via the LexisNexis® Legal Newsroom | Environmental Law BlogThe proposal will protect public health, move the United States toward a cleaner environment and fight climate change while supplying Americans with reliable and affordable power. 

What do you think? Is this really a realistic expectation? 

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