A”Hero of the Planet” discussed green energy, the green economy, and the future of a green planet when addressing California Mayors on Thursday.

From The Oakland Tribune:

Addressing a crowd California mayors, business people and city officials Thursday, Kennedy said good environmental policy and economic policy go hand in hand.

“We have a marketplace that operates under rules that were rigged by the incumbents to reward the dirtiest, most poisonous, most destructive most addictive fuels, rather than the cheap, clean, green abundant indigenous fuels,” said Kennedy about the coal and oil industries. “What we need to do is change the dynamic around.”

One tool he mentioned could benefit the sharing of information is the Internet.

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