Waking up to 210,000 gallons spewing into the Gulf of Mexico every day has re-awakened me to the absolute need to get on with the clean energy revolution. This tragic event is one huge reminder that we cannot continue our dangerous dependence on fossil fuels.
Our dependence is a direct threat to our national security. This massive spill is a clear reminder of the environmental and economic dangers we face as well.
We already know the answer. We need to reduce our dependence on oil, invest in clean energy sources – like wind, solar and geothermal – reduce carbon pollution …