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Massachusetts CAN Lead on Solar Energy - Learn about The Solutions Project

NSchepis MA, United States 0 Ratings 13 Discussions 10 Group posts

Posted by: NSchepis // Student at Bridgewater State

Achieving a world without the use of fossil fuels is possible with existing technologies. Contrary to what some people believe we are not waiting on some incredible breakthrough in technology, we have what it takes. What we need is a commitment of world leaders, advocates, policymakers, and scientists.

An organization known as The Solutions Project has outlined a plan to create a fossil free United States. Massachusetts has a chance to be a leader in this commitment. There are no significant oil or gas deposits in New England. But what does Massachusetts have? Plenty of sunlight, wind, and water. This could pave the way for a zero-emission economy. A transition from a fossil fuel driven economy to a renewable energy powered economy, combined with improvements in the energy efficiency of buildings and vehicles could result in a 40% reduction in energy damage.

To Learn more about The Solutions Project:

To see a map of how 50 US States could go 100% Renewable Energy:

To join 100% for 100%, a movement to make 100% clean energy affordable and accessible for 100% of Americans:



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