Two grassroots climate advocacy groups in Montana strongly criticized President Trump’s decision today to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement.
“The 100 by ’ 50 Act lays out a roadmap for the United States to transition away from fossil fuels and towards 100% clean and renewable energy by 2050. With a combination of existing technology and future investment, the 100 by ’ 50 Act lays out the policies necessary to make this long-term vision for our energy economy a reality. ”
Will this do what is needed?
Montana’s major utility company, NorthWestern Energy (NWE), recently filed a plan that shunned solar and wind projects in favor of a new generation of fossil fuel plants. This is going in the wrong direction.
“It was the right thing to do, because the consequences of inaction and climate cataclysm far and away outweigh the personal consequences.”
— Leonard Higgins