If aliens landed on Earth just in time for the U.S. presidential election, they would be forgiven for thinking the two candidates were talking about different planets, if not different countries.
Donald Trump, the Republican nominee, prioritizes fossil fuel production, criticizes renewable energy and downplays the concept of climate change, while Democrat Hillary Clinton has set forth one of the most ambitious pro-clean energy and climate change mitigation programs ever proposed by a major party nominee.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.