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Energy independence through clean energy not fossil fuels

[On CO2 emissions]: "And if we're going to pursue energy independence, it seems like the best path is through clean energy and not the fossil fuels market where we have to go through places like Russia, and just trying to increase the production of oil," Bengs says. Those things keep us in the same boat we've been in since the 1970s. "Oil is a global commodity, so the price isn't set in the U.S. and U.S. production isn't necessarily going to save us," Bengs says.
Source: S.D. Public Broadcasting on 2022 South Dakota Senate race , Mar 17, 2022

Speed the transition from fossil fuels to renewable sources

I will support tax incentives to improve the energy efficiency of buildings and for clean energy vehicles, investments to speed the transition of our economy from fossil fuels toward renewable sources, and more funding for renewable energy research. When I think about clean energy, I see Americans with good paying jobs and everyone with more money in their pockets due to lower utility bills. American ingenuity has changed the world in the past and it can do so again if we support the effort.
Source: 2022 South Dakota Senate campaign website BengsForSenate.com , Mar 15, 2022

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