Group Calls for 100% Just, Renewable Energy
Meeting in Voluntown, the group Capitalism vs. The Climate resolved to call for 100% Renewable CT Electricity, Heating and Transportation
Community-controlled, ecologically-appropriate energy stabilizes fuel costs, reduces air pollution deaths, and confronts climate change. We demand a just transition for all impacted communities and workers.
What is renewable energy? Here’s a complicated but valuable chart from Energy Justice Network.
Studies by Stanford University’s Mark Jacobson show that renewables can meet all our energy needs. By emphasizing energy conservation and shifting subsidies from militarism and dirty energy, it can likely be done much sooner than 2030.