Renewables on the Rise: A decade of progress toward a clean energy future
The 2019 edition of a report by Environment America Research & Policy Center and Frontier Group. Written by Rob Sargent, Environment America Research & Policy Center; and Jonathan Sundby and Gideon Weissman, Frontier Group.
Read the summary and download the report at PennEnvioronment.The news from Pennsylvania, considering the state’s long continuing history of fossil fuel extraction and dependency, is better than one might expect. According to an emailed summary from PennEnvironment:
• Pennsylvania was ranked 22nd out of every state in the U.S. for growth in solar energy generation and 16th for growth in wind energy generation.
• 18,248 electric vehicles were sold in Pennsylvania over the past 10 years.
• Last year, Pennsylvania generated 4,125 GWh of clean wind and solar power.
The whole report is encouraging!