Trump! Who Cares?

Trump is too late. Renewable energy is now cheaper than fossil fuelsAPVI

and its adoption is accelerating and unstoppable.

Click on the animation to see the pace of change since 2007 and this year is looking turbocharged for adoption of panels, batteries and large scale wind or solar farms.

Had Trump reluctantly stayed with the Paris Accord his fossil fuel appointees would have a seat the table and would have sabotaged the process at every turn. Trump USA would have been a millstone on global emissions reductions.

The Paris Accord will go on, perhaps with more ambitious targets but of course we will not know for 5 or 10 years whether it has all been enough to avoid climate tipping points.

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