Top 5 Energy and Environment Moments From This Election

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We are nearing the end of what feels like a very long presidential election cycle.

In the primaries, we watched with interest to see whether then Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton would shift left on environment issues from contender Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and environmentalists.

We watched Donald Trump rise above the Republican herd in the polls and in the polling booths.

Now, on Election Day 2016, we’ll watch the final showdown. Despite energy and environment harnessing more sideline-level interest during the general election, there were quite a few memorable moments. We’ve picked five you should remember as you wait for the election results.

Let’s begin!

By Rachel Leven, Marissa Horn and Renee Schoof