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Sacrifice for Environment

Jul 31, 2020

PPIC Poll: Sacrificing for the Environment—To a Point, says Joel Fox

He writes, “The Public Policy Institute of California’s extensive environmental survey revealed that Californians are strong on environmental protections, but some answers make you wonder how far residents will go to back-up their pro-environment views.   When asked if they would be willing to make major lifestyle changes to address global warming, respondents overwhelmingly agreed. More than seven out of ten adults said they would be willing to sacrifice.  But in the same poll, when asked if they would be willing to pay more for electricity generated by renewable energy to reduce global warming only 47% were willing to pay more for electricity. … ”  Continue reading at Fox and Hounds here:  Sacrificing for the Environment—To a Point