Senate Bill Would Phase Out Fossil Fuels by 2050
Meanwhile, in Washington, Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley introduced a bill Thursday that would transition the U.S. to 100 percent renewable energy by 2050.
Sen. Jeff Merkley: “Our responsibility is to stop burning fossil fuels and stop putting carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. That’s why we have to rapidly transition from an energy economy based on fossil fuels to one based on clean, renewable energy.”
4 days ago – U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., on Thursday introduced the “100 by ’50 … for a transitionto 100 percent clean and renewable energy by 2050. It is the first bill introduced in Congress that willfully envision a transition off of …
3 days ago – Merkley, Sanders, Markey, Booker Introduce Landmark Legislation to Transition … WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley and … It is the first bill introduced in Congress that will fully envision a transition off … The good news is that 100 percent renewable energyis 100 percent possible.