Rick Perry, the former governor of Texas and 2016 Republican presidential candidate, has been picked to head the Energy Department. He is likely to shift the department away from renewable energy and toward fossil fuels. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Rick Perry, the former governor of Texas and 2016 Republican presidential candidate, has been picked to head the Energy Department. He is likely to shift the department away from renewable energy and toward fossil fuels. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer Andrew Harrer Bloomberg
Rick Perry, the former governor of Texas and 2016 Republican presidential candidate, has been picked to head the Energy Department. He is likely to shift the department away from renewable energy and toward fossil fuels. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer Andrew Harrer Bloomberg

Perry’s energy legacy more complicated than many think

December 13, 2016 03:39 PM