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What Has President Obama Done for Clean Energy So Far? (Infographic)

What Has President Obama Done for Clean Energy So Far? (Infographic)

Curious about the climate decisions President Obama has made during his time in office? Check out this infographic with his efforts to promote clean energy since 2009, starting with fuel efficiency standards and offshore drilling permits. The graphic also outlines Obama’s energy goals for 2025, which includes increases in funding for clean energy technology.

This infographic is from Mosaic, an online marketplace for investing in solar energy.


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7:09AM PDT on Jul 31, 2013

thanks for sharing

6:57AM PDT on Jul 11, 2013

SarahH, we pay less for gas than any other industrialized nation because we subsidize the oil industry. If we were required to pay for the true cost of gas it would be much higher than $3+. Most industrialized nations pay $5+/gal for gas.

5:30AM PDT on Jul 11, 2013

This is why gas costs over $3 a gallon!

8:04PM PDT on Jul 9, 2013


1:17PM PDT on Jul 9, 2013

Congress needs to enact a Bill and President Obama to sign it.
Each of our states needs to take some responsibility and each I believe has a renewable energy commission. Check your state....

10:33AM PDT on Jul 9, 2013

Maybe he needs to offer fossil fuel firms a choice between having him be as mean as possible about non-tariff regulatory burden and them getting Congress to phase in a 50% across the board increase in the price of energy over five years with the increase to be divided 50/50 between buying renewable energy equipment and buying fossil fuel as reserves so it will not be burned.

2:28AM PDT on Jul 9, 2013

Don't blame Obama,he's done most,though I wish he would be more ambitious.

2:11PM PDT on Jul 8, 2013


12:49PM PDT on Jul 7, 2013

Great goals but more importantly lets evaluate how much of this actually happens

11:57AM PDT on Jul 7, 2013


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