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Competitive markets can help deliver climate solutions in 2022

Pinar Cebi Wilber writes in The Hill about the benefits of competitive energy markets.

>>>READ: The American Public Favors Competitive Energy Markets – So Does the Environment<<<

The C3 Take
  • Competitive energy markets drive innovation and benefit consumers and the planet alike.
  • Regions that have more competition in their energy markets have reduced emissions at a greater rate than states whose energy markets are monopolized.
  • As we look to accelerate clean electricity to combat climate change, state regulators and policymakers should adopt greater competition in their energy markets.

“In fact, competitive markets have deployed the lion’s share of renewable energy resources, about 80 percent of the U.S. total, even though they account for only about 67 percent of total overall capacity.”

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The views and opinions expressed are those of the author’s and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of C3.

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