Almost everyone in the world can name 3 or 5 of the largest oil and gas companies. We see their logos as we move through town, or see their production sites when we travel through more remote locations.
How many renewable energy companies can you name?
Systemic change in our energy sector may be the most important transition in the next decade. The technology for abundant, affordable, renewable energy is already here. Solar and wind power is already less expensive than oil and coal. (Source)
It’s time that renewables moved into the collective consciousness. We should all know their names.
P.S. If you are going to do an Internet search for the renewable energy companies in your area, try using the search engine Ecosia. They donate 80% of their profits to reforestation projects.