The tax on City electric bills that funds the City's municipalization efforts is due to expire the end of 2017. What is your position on renewing the tax in this election year?
The low price of natural gas has greatly contributed to the decline in coal usage globally, which has in turn led to coal plants shutting down. But natural gas is still a fossil fuel, and shifting to natural gas carries other attendant risks to our water supply, our health, and our environment. We need to move beyond natural gas in favor of clean energy sources.