Reducing carbon emissions is seen by many as the way to address climate change. Others worry these policies distort the energy market and increase costs. To learn more, explore the issues below or visit the channel for The Portsmouth Conference, an event hosted by Citizens Count, to hear in-depth analysis of climate change policies by experts from across the globe.
What do NH Citizens Have to Say?
Renewable Portfolio Standard
Slight majority oppose repeal of the renewable portfolio standard - 104 participants
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Strong majority oppose stricter limits on greenhouse gas emissions - 279 participants
Good Neighbor Agreements
Slight majority favor privacy for 'good neighbor' agreements - 72 participants
This page contains information about climate change policy in New Hampshire, including facts about climate change, the state's renewable portfolio standard, renewable energy resources, cap and trade, and more.