For Earth Day, key facts about Americans’ views of climate change and renewable energy
On April 22, people around the world commemorate Earth Day with events that call attention to a wide range of environmental concerns, especially global climate change.
To mark the occasion, here’s a look at what recent Pew Research Center surveys have found about Americans’ views on climate change and renewable energy sources.
About four-in-ten U.S. adults (42%) say that dealing with climate change should be a top priority for President Joe Biden and Congress to address this year, according to a Center survey conducted in January 2022. While fewer Americans rate dealing with climate...