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Promote a Clean Energy Future

The Problem:

America’s dependence on fossil fuels is a major contributor to climate change and toxic air pollution. By investing in renewable energy sources  we can significantly improve the quality of the air we breathe.

From wind to solar, the southeast has enormous potential for producing renewable, clean energy sources.

In Georgia, the Public Service Commission voted to require Georgia Power to add 525 megawatts (MW) of solar through the end of 2016, and North Carolina is the only state in the Southeast that has adopted a mandatory renewable portfolios standard.

What You Can Do: