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Renewable energy is growing fast in the U.S., but fossil fuels still dominate

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The FiNANCIAL -- Most Americans (77%) say it’s more important for the United States to develop alternative energy sources, such as solar and wind power, than to produce more coal, oil and other fossil fuels, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey. Which raises the question: How does the U.S. meet its vast energy needs, and how, if at all, has that changed?…

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A row of solar panels at a family-owned farm in Grafton, Massachusetts, that feeds electricity to nearby homes and small businesses. (Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images)

Renewable energy is growing fast in the U.S., but fossil fuels still dominate

2 mins read

The FiNANCIAL -- Most Americans (77%) say it’s more important for the United States to develop alternative energy sources, such as solar and wind power, than to produce more coal, oil and other fossil fuels, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey. Which raises the question: How does the U.S. meet its vast energy…