John Funk of the Cleveland Plain Dealer explains polling results when Ohioans were asked about their views on the clean energy economy. Here are some quick stats but read on for the full article.
8 of 10 Ohioans support advanced energy as a way to recharge our economy.
80 percent believe our dependence on foreign oil is problematic.
Nearly half of Ohioans fear the health and environmental impacts of our electricity generation and distribution system.
More than half of our residents think energy efficient lighting and appliance upgrades create American jobs.
56 percent find energy efficiency to be a good way to make our economy more productive and competitive.
There is bipartisan support for clean energy. 76 percent of Republicans, 89 percent of Democrats, and 81 percent of Independents find advanced energy important.
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