GreenBuilder Magazine

Posted by Trish Riley, June 7, 2010

Imagine if Barack Obama had put $54 billion into loan guarantees for retrofitting the nation’s 126 million homes into zero energy consumers, instead of dumping it into the nuclear industry? With the 2010 budget now out, the gauntlet has been tossed, and Obama wasn’t exaggerating when he promised us a nuclear future. His new budget aims to make energy nannies of us all.

The Union of Concerned Scientists, among others, has done the math to show that renewable energy and conservation can accomplish the same goals as a financially devastating resurrection of the nuclear age.

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