Support HB 2021-5-Clean Energy

LWV of Oregon urges support HB 2021-5-Clean Energy! The League of Women Voters of Oregon believes that climate change is a serious threat facing our nation and planet. The League believes that an interrelated approach to combating climate change—including through energy conservation, air pollution controls, building resilience, and promotion of renewableresources—is necessary to protect public health and defend the overall integrity of the global ecosystem. The League of Women Voters of Oregon supports efforts to secure equal opportunity for all and to promote social and economic justice and the health and safety of all of our residents. We recognize that transportation produces significant greenhouse gas emissions and its pollutantsdifferentially harm environmental justice communities. To address these harms, we must rapidly transition to zero emission vehicles and develop the nonemitting electricity to power them….Read more

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