A Wind of Change is Coming for American Climate Action

By path2positive

God answered Job's cry with a 'whirlwind' of esoteric knowledge (Job 38:1), elevating him to a higher plane of wisdom; and once again, He is answering humankind's plea with a gust. Recent studies found that wind (and solar) energy usage increased drastically in 2014, a further indication that American citizens are learning from the wind.

Admittedly, wind technology is still a long-way from being the primary source of energy production in America, but its growth of over 13951 megawatts is an indication of great things to come.

God has given us a tremedous ability to change our ways with the power of wind, so let's harness that opportunity and act for the climate.

Here’s How Much Faster Wind and Solar Are Growing Than Fossil Fuels

By Chris Mooney for The Washington Post

There’s been a lot of positive news about clean energy lately. For instance, we’ve reported that from 2008 to the present, wind and solar energy capacity in the United States has tripled.

Now, a new report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration makes a similar point. It finds that the electricity generated from wind and solar grew a lot faster than electricity generated by fossil fuels last year. In fact, solar more than doubled, and wind outgrew all other sources.

“I think the story that renewable generation is up from wind and solar and other sources is certainly the story to tell,” said Emily Williams, deputy director of industry data and analysis at the American Wind Energy Association, which heralded the report.

Read More


Stay connected and get updates from Blessed Tomorrow.


You May Also Like

April 2, 2021

Coming out of a year of multiple crises and a decisive election, 2021 is our moment to forge a path forward to a stable climate...

Read More

March 30, 2021

Faith communities around the world are becoming more vocal and visible on climate change, elevating it as a moral issue. We can see this in...

Read More

February 10, 2021

The Rev. Dr. Jim Antal Blessed Tomorrow Leadership Circle Executive Committee Chair, the Rev. Dr. Jim Antal, gave a powerful post-inauguration sermon recently that we...

Read More


Blessed Tomorrow is a program of ecoAmerica


© ecoAmerica 2006 – 2021 The contents of this website may be shared and used under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives 4.0 International License.