Renewable Energy Debate

March 15, 2019 – Volume 29, Issue 11
Can alternative sources replace fossil fuels? By Matt Mossman


American Public Power Association
2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22202
Represents the interests of the approximately 2,000 community-owned utilities in the United States.

American Wind Energy Association
1501 M St., N.W., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20005
Represents the interests of wind-power developers, equipment manufacturers and services providers.

Carbon Tracker Initiative
Second Floor, 40 Bermondsey St., London, United Kingdom, SE1 3UD
Think tank that helps businesses and investors understand climate change risks.

International Energy Agency
31–35 rue de la Fédération, 75739 Paris, Cedex 15, France
+33 (0)1 40 57 65 00
Intergovernmental organization that promotes energy reliability, affordability and cleanliness for 30 member states.

International Renewable Energy Agency
Masdar City, P.O. Box 236, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 24179000
International organization created to study and promote the use of renewable energy.

N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center
1575 Varsity Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606
Clean-energy organization housed at North Carolina State University that maintains the Database of Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (, which tracks government incentives for renewable energy.

U.S. Energy Information Administration
1000 Independence Ave., S.W., Washington, DC 20585
Branch of the U.S. Department of Energy that collects and publishes statistics and other information about energy use worldwide.

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