THE Energy Innovation & Carbon Dividend Act

THE BIPARTISAN CLIMATE SOLUTION

FLORIDA IS STILL AT RISK FOR OFFSHORE DRILLING

OIL SPILLS DO NOT RESPECT STATE LINES

As a state we can not afford another BP oil spill.  We should be investing in renewable energies.   

Renewable energies do not contribute to additional heat trapping gasses in our atmosphere.  They also create more jobs that are safer!  

Lawmakers want Florida to transition to 100% renewable energy by 2050

FLORIDA SHOULD BE KNOWN AS THE SOLAR STATE

 

Have you heard of bills HB 1291/SB 1762. The measure directs the Office of Energy within the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to create a unified plan to generate 100% of Florida's energy from renewable sources by 2050.  


Solar-related jobs in Florida increased by 21% in 2018 to 10,358 - The Solar Foundation. 

If the entire US were to get its power from renewable energy

39% reduction in demand for power

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Using renewable electricity and improving energy efficiency reduces overall demand.

4.1 million jobs created

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Clean energy creates jobs in construction and operations that employ people for 40 consecutive years.

$10,019 savings per person, per year

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Clean energy saves money on fuel costs, and reduces health care costs, paying for itself in just 3 years from health care and climate cost savings alone.

Where are the Job Opportunities?

The fastest growing jobs in the U.S. are:

  1.  Solar photovoltaic installers 
  2.  Wind turbine service technicians 

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Project Drawdown

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Project Drawdown is the most comprehensive plan ever proposed to reverse global warming.

Top 10 Solutions by Overall Ranking from Project Drawdown:

  1. Refrigerant Management
  2. Wind Turbines (Onshore)
  3. Reduced Food Waste
  4. Plant-Rich Diet
  5. Tropical Forests (Land Use)
  6. Educating Girls
  7. Family Planning
  8. Solar Farms
  9. Silvopasture
  10. Rooftop Solar