"How the White House thinks about climate change, in 7 charts" - Wonkblog

Brad Plumer at The Washington Post's Wonkblog put together "How the White House thinks about climate change, in 7 charts." Plumer is summarizing a chapter on energy and climate change that is in the latest Economic Report of the President (pdf), which Plumer says is, "worth reading as a window into how the White House thinks about the topic."

See all 7 charts at Wonkblog.

A sampling:

4) The U.S. economy is still heavily dependent on fossil fuels. And note that even when it comes to renewable energy, wind and solar still play a small role compared to biomass, biofuels, and hydropower:

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