The current political environment creates a window for those wanting to push legislation on global warming and other green issues, analysts said.
In a sobering speech, the actress, activist and fitness guru said she draws inspiration from young climate activists such as Greta Thunberg.
Climate and clean energy groups are already laying the groundwork for their 2020 legislative strategy.
The legislation would offer cities money to build microgrids, buy electric vehicles, and prepare for climate change.
Salesforce is calling on Virginia’s utilities, regulators, and lawmakers to prioritize clean energy in their policymaking and grid-planning activities.