October 5 -- From wind energy to solar power, I have grown up watching the state of Iowa work efficiently and effectively on an enormous problem the world is facing: climate change.
It is mandatory that the United States, one of the leaders in global pollution, transition to a clean-energy plan. We not only have the technology to do so, but it will also be economically beneficial and it will help make the Earth a cleaner, healthier and better place to live for generations to come.
Currently, Iowa generates close to 30 percent of its power from wind energy, more than any other state. We have all watched as wind turbines have slowly dotted our countryside, and we are even starting to see more and more solar panels be installed on tops of businesses and even on homes. >>View Article