Calif. Governor Vows to "Crush" Foes of Renewable Energy
Source: Greenwire, Debra Kahn (7/28/11)
"Brown's goal is to build 12,000 MW of distributed renewable energy, extending former Gov. Schwarzenegger's target of 5,000 MW by 2020."
California Gov. Jerry Brown yesterday promised to overcome those working to block widespread renewable energy.
"When local communities try to block installation of solar like they did in San Luis Obispo, we act to overcome the opposition," Brown (D) said, referring to the city where environmental groups have been protesting two large-scale solar plants over environmental and endangered species concerns. . .View full article