Lauren Barredo, Author at State of the Planet

Jeffrey Sachs and Senator John Kerry on Energy

Professor Sachs mentioned feed-in tariffs as an innovative way to decrease our dependency on fossil fuels and increase investments in renewables. They are a fairly simple and cost-effective way to jump-start production of renewable energy. Feed-in tariffs have been used to transition many European countries, particularly Germany, away from fossil fuels.

by |November 19, 2010