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Jim Lamon on Energy & Oil

 

 


Against Green New Deal, for natural gas and solar

A Fortune 500 executive with more than 30 years' experience in the engineering and construction of large-scale power plants, Jim Lamon is the Founder and Chairman of DEPCOM Power, headquartered in Arizona. Responsible for creating 1,600 jobs across the country, DEPCOM is one of the fastest-growing solar power companies in the U.S. and was ranked the fifth fastest-growing private company in the U.S. by Inc. 5000 in 2018.

American energy independence is essential to our national security and prosperity. From 20 years working in the coal and natural gas power industry, to founding one of our country's fastest-growing solar companies, I know what it takes to power America. Instead of pursuing socialists' Green New Deal, I will sponsor energy policy that benefits American workers, businesses, ratepayers, and our environment by prioritizing a low-cost blend of clean natural gas and solar.

Source: 2021 AZ Senate campaign website JimLamon.com , Aug 12, 2021

When facts are laid out, it's clear coal is not coming back

The CEO of Depcom Power spent decades constructing the coal-fired power plants Trump likes to tout. But Lamon saw that coal's future was bleak, and he switched to building solar power plants. The Trump Administration is weighing a tariff on solar panel imports. A defeat for solar imports would likely be only a pyrrhic victory for the Trump Administration. "We want American energy dominance," says Lamon. But "when the facts are laid out, it's kind of comes to light why coal is not coming back."
Source: Time Magazine on 2022 Arizona Senate race , Jul 1, 2021

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