Mike Bloomberg has announced a new campaign dubbed Beyond Carbon to eliminate fossil fuels and move the US to 100 percent clean energy – while claiming the Green New Deal championed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stands no chance in the Senate.
The former New York City mayor, who announced Tuesday that he won’t run for president, wrote in an op-ed that he could make a stronger impact “organizing and mobilizing communities to begin moving America as quickly as possible away from oil and gas and toward a 100 percent clean energy economy.”
“The idea of a Green New Deal — first suggested by the columnist Tom Friedman more than a decade ago — stands no chance of passage in the Senate over the next two years,” he wrote. “But Mother Nature does not wait on our political calendar, and neither can we.”
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