Environment

The scientific community agrees that climate change is not only real, but already causing incredible devastation across the globe. The great challenge for our generation is to reverse and repair the damage that has already been done to the environment.

We have the knowledge and tools to meet this challenge. But, our dependency on dirty energy, facilitated by the greed of the fossil fuel industry, has paralyzed our ability to be a global leader in this struggle.

  • Peter Jacob supports extending subsidies for clean, renewable energy solutions and expanding educational opportunities for the workforce.
  • The United States must be a global leader in this fight and work with the international community to find actionable solutions.
  • Peter Jacob supports working with local and state governments, as well as private corporations, to ensure America can run on 100% renewable energy by 2035.
  • Peter Jacob opposes the Keystone pipeline, PennEast, and Pilgrim gas pipelines.