National Survey of
1,000 Likely Voters
Conducted July 31-August 1, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Which is more important, finding new sources of energy or reducing the amount of energy Americans now consume?
2* What is the better long-term financial investment for America: investing in renewable energy resources like solar and wind or investing in fossil fuels like coal, gas and oil?
3* Is the United States doing enough to explore alternative sources of energy?
4* What will do more to develop alternative sources of energy -- research by private businesses seeking a profit or research by government agencies?
5* Do you favor or oppose tax incentives to promote the development of solar power, wind power, electric vehicles and other alternative energy programs?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence