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Natural Gas and Solar in Perspective

Mark Green

Mark Green
Posted September 4, 2012

The Department of Energy tweeted the following this morning:

“A Graph is Worth 1000 Words: Charting Solar Generation in the United States”

But sometimes 1,000 words aren’t enough. While it’s great that solar is doing well, we truly do need an all-of-the-above (and below) energy strategy. So, it’s important to keep things in perspective:


Mark Green joined API after a career in newspaper journalism, including 16 years as national editorial writer for The Oklahoman in the paper’s Washington bureau. Mark also was a reporter, copy editor and sports editor. He earned his journalism degree from the University of Oklahoma and master’s in journalism and public affairs from American University. He and his wife Pamela live in Occoquan, Va., where they enjoy their four grandchildren.