An Open Letter on Clean Energy and Green Jobs in Michigan

Media coverage for letter released on July 19, 2012

The Union of Concerned Scientists released a letter signed by more than 140 Michigan scientists, economists, engineers, and public health and technical professionals in support of increasing Michigan’s renewable energy standard to 25% by the year 2025. Click here to read the press release.

Below is a short list of some of the media coverage:

Testimonial Videos

“140+ academics, scientists support 25% renewable energy for Michigan”
Photovoltaic Solar Panels, July 20, 2012

“140+ academics, scientists support 25% renewable energy for Michigan”
Youtube, July 19, 2012

“Testimonials”
Michigan Energy, Michigan Jobs, July 26, 2012

News Articles

“The most important clean-energy vote this year is in Michigan”
Grist, July 31, 2012

“Why GVSU professor says Michigan voters should approve new mandate on renewable sources of energy”
Michigan Live, July 19, 2012

“Michigan Tech Faculty, Researchers Endorse Michigan’s 25% by 2025 Renewable Energy Initiative”
Michigan Tech News, July 25, 2012

“Michigan Energy Experts Letter Supporting 25 Percent RES”
Power Engineering, July 21, 2012

“Where will Michigan get its energy in 2030?”
Bridge, July 24, 2012

“Ballot Initiative Spurs Wide Support To Boost Michigan Renewable Energy Standard”
Clean Technica, July 23, 2012

“Scientists Endorse 2025 Renewable Energy Ballot Proposal”
MSU Public Library Blog
, July 19, 2012




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