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Rick Perry: Trump may try to preempt state renewable energy policies
07-13-2017, 11:13 AM,
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Rick Perry: Trump may try to preempt state renewable energy policies
Rick Perry: Trump may try to preempt state renewable energy policies

<div style="background-color: white; border: 0px; box-sizing: border-box; color: #343e47; margin-bottom: 1.4em; outline: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 0px 30px; vertical-align: baseline;"><em style="border: 0px; box-sizing: border-box; font-weight: inherit; margin: 0px; outline: 0px; padding: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">During an on-stage interview, Perry was asked if the administration would interfere with state policies requiring utilities to get power from renewable sources. Such a move would potentially destroy efforts by California, New York and other states to fight climate change by encouraging the growth of clean power.</span></em></div><div style="background-color: white; border: 0px; box-sizing: border-box; color: #343e47; margin-bottom: 1.4em; outline: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 0px 30px; vertical-align: baseline;"><em style="border: 0px; box-sizing: border-box; font-weight: inherit; margin: 0px; outline: 0px; padding: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Perry didn’t rule it out, saying the reliability of the grid was a matter of national security.</span></em></div><div style="background-color: white; border: 0px; box-sizing: border-box; color: #343e47; margin-bottom: 1.4em; outline: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 0px 30px; vertical-align: baseline;"><em style="border: 0px; box-sizing: border-box; font-weight: inherit; margin: 0px; outline: 0px; padding: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">“That’s a conversation that will occur over the next few years,” Perry said. “There may be issues that are so important that the federal government can intervene.”</span></em></div><a href="http://www.energyandpolicy.org/rick-perry-trump-may-preempt-state-renewable-energy-policies/">Source</a>
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