Actor and environmentalist Ed Begley wants the next president to take a bold step against climate change by putting heavy federal incentives behind solar, wind, and geothermal energy. At the Environmental Media Association Awards in Burbank, Calif, he said it'll cut pollution and reduce our dependence on foreign oil. Watch the video to hear his full message, and then add your voice to our #DearNextPresident project.

Fusion is asking young people around the country to talk about their most pressing issues this election season using the phrase ā€œDear next presidentā€¦.ā€ You can learn more about the project, hear more voices from the campaign, and learn how to contribute your own video to #DearNextPresident.