BUYING GREEN ELECTRICITY FOR YOUR HOME2018-09-142018-10-09https://neighborhoodsun.solar/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/neighborhoodsun_cmyk.pngNeighborhood Sunhttps://neighborhoodsun.solar/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/green-energy-e1536086524977.jpg200px200px
An important way to combat global warming is to switch our electricity supply to “green” electricity (generated from wind- and solar-powered sources, both of which do not emit carbon dioxide).
Electricity generation is the single largest source of U.S. carbon dioxide emissions. Electricity sold by Pepco in Maryland in 2017 was generated mostly by coal (32.2%), natural gas (26.7%), and nuclear (35.9%) – with only 2.8% from wind and solar.
Scientists tell us we need to switch to clean electricity without delay. By buying electricity from wind and solar power, and/or by supporting community solar power projects, you are helping support the stronger U.S. green electricity industry essential for that transition. …[READ MORE]