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5 Charts Trump Must See Before He Takes Office

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5 Charts Trump Must See Before He Takes Office

Chart 4: Americans Want More Clean Energy

Registered voters across the political spectrum support clean energy. A post-election national survey showed that the majority of Americans are strongly in favor of increasing the development and use of clean energy.

Another post-election survey found that most Americans (including 76 percent of Republicans) say the U.S. should use more renewable energy and fund more research into renewable energy sources.

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Chart 5: Businesses Understand and Support Clean Energy

More than 200 companies, including Wal-Mart, PepsiCo and General Mills, have committed to carbon emission reductions in line with the latest climate science. What's more, companies from Google to GM have committed to getting 100 percent of their power from renewable sources, facilitated by collaborative efforts like the Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance. One way to ensure that American companies operate in America is by showing that their energy goals can be met domestically.

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The president-elect has shown a willingness to alter his views in response to new information. As these charts show, clean energy can help him keep his promises.

The president-elect has shown a willingness to alter his views in response to new information. As these charts show, clean energy can help him keep his promises.

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