“It’s as pivotal a moment as when we went from horses to cars,” says first-term state Sen. Mallory McMorrow.
The 1,000-plus page volume is meant to offer policymakers a variety of templates for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
As colleges and universities divest from fossil fuels, investments in clean energy have not been as quick to catch on, in part because of unpredictable changes in government policy.
We must keep pushing for bold public policies that ensure the path to 100 percent clean energy isn’t completely dependent on boardroom decisions.
Michigan’s automakers, regulators and electric utilities are beginning to take steps in the right direction, but much more must be done to unlock the immense potential of the electric vehicle market today.