Clean Energy Calculator

If every American drove an electric car, would it cut down on our gas consumption enough to stop importing oil? How many coal-powered plants must be shuttered to significantly slash greenhouse gas emissions? Ever wonder what percentage of U.S. households need to install solar panels to make a dent in our use of coal as an energy source? To provide some answers, we’ve built a set of energy calculators to project how the use of solar, wind, coal, and electric cars will evolve over the course of a decade, cutting our reliance on fossil fuels. To test a scenario, simply adjust the slider below.

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