State of Georgia secondary Archives: on Energy & Oil

Valencia Stovall: Prioritize green energy

Q: Do you support or oppose the statement, "Prioritize green energy"?

A: Support.

Source: interview: GA 2019-2020 Senate candidate Oct 17, 2020

Matt Lieberman: Rejoin Paris Accords; invest in clean energy

The climate change crisis is real, and we need to take bold, immediate action to combat the effects. It is critical that we acknowledge the science and support steps like reducing the use of fossil fuels with the goal of achieving net zero emissions, re-entering the Paris Climate Accords, and investment in clean energy technology to protect our planet for future generations. We must and we can reach net zero emissions by 2050 or sooner.
Source: 2020 GA Senate campaign website Jun 3, 2020

Amanda Swafford: No government picking winners and losers

Q: Do you support or oppose prioritizing green energy?

A: Oppose. Government should not be in the business of picking winners and losers in our energy markets.

Source: Email interview on 2014 GA Senate race with OnTheIssues Oct 1, 2014

Andrew Hunt: Opposes prioritizing green energy

Q: Do you support or oppose prioritizing green energy?

A: No, oppose.

Source: Email interview for 2014 GA Governor's race with OnTheIssues Sep 28, 2014

Jason Carter: Nuclear power acceptable, but don't pass on cost overruns

Q: What is your position on nuclear `power?

A: I'm not opposed to nuclear power. I am opposed to cost overruns being passed on to consumers. I have fought the power company on those issues before.

Source: Atlanta Progressive News interview: 2014 GA Governor's race Feb 13, 2014

Jason Carter: Spend time & resources developing solar & wind

Q: What is your plan to increase solar and wind energy in Georgia?

A: We have to spend time and resources developing those alternatives energies. I've sponsored bipartisan legislation to make it easier for people to finance solar installations. We need to free up the private sector to do that because right now they are not free to do it. I have spent a lot of time with the solar industry folks and with advocates promoting solar energy. I am a strong supporter of those alternative energies.

Source: Atlanta Progressive News interview: 2014 GA Governor's race Feb 13, 2014

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