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Views of Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump on Renewable Energy / Solar Power

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Hillary Clinton’s views on Renewable ( Solar, Wind ) Energy

  • Create good-paying jobs by making the United States the clean energy superpower of the 21st century.
  • Set national goals to have 500 million solar panels installed; generate enough renewable energy to power every home in America; cut energy waste in homes, schools, and hospitals by a third; and reduce American oil consumption by a third.
  • Lead the world in the fight against climate change by bringing greenhouse gas emissions to 30 percent below what they were in 2005 within the next decade—and keep going.

Promoting clean energy leadership and collaborative stewardship

  1. Fully fund the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)
  2. Strengthen the Renewable Fuel Standard
  3. Support the bio-based economy’s dynamic growth
  4. Launch her Clean Energy Challenge

You may read more details about this at hillaryclinton.com and Renewable Power Vision

Bernie Sanders’s views on Renewable ( Solar, Wind ) Energy

As president Bernie will,

  • Work toward a 100 percent clean energy system and create millions of jobs.
  • Invest in clean, sustainable energy sources powered by the sun, wind and Earth’s heat.
  • Invest in advanced renewable fuels and keep our energy dollars at home.
  • Invest in solar energy and put money back in the pockets of consumers. Bernie believes that solar energy is one of the most promising sources of clean energy for America’s future.
  • Invest in making all American homes more energy efficient.
  • Support American workers moving into clean energy jobs.
  • Invest in an affordable energy storage solution that will allow us to fulfill our clean energy needs.
  • Build geothermal power plants to create full time family-wage jobs for operations, engineering, maintenance, and administration.
  • Utility-Scale Clean Energy Generation.
  • Enable greater consumer choice in energy.
  • Begin a moratorium on nuclear power plant license renewals in the United States.
  • Provide global clean energy funding to vulnerable countries.

You may read more information / details about his views on renewable energy at berniesanders.com

Donald Trump’s views on Renewable ( Solar, Wind ) Energy

We tried to find the information on this, but couldn’t find any. The website donaldjtrump.com also doesn’t have the policy document or his views on renewable energy. We could only find one article at “Donald Trump’s Conservative Plan For Energy

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