WASHINGTON, DC – The Obama administration's war on coal continues. While discussing energy policy yesterday, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar declared, “Under President Obama’s leadership, the United States moves forward with an all-of-the-above energy strategy. Oil and gas, nuclear, hydro, biofuels, wind, geothermal, solar, all of it.
THIS DATE IN HISTORY: 2009: Joe Biden Proudly Declares During Solyndra’s Groundbreaking: “These Jobs are Going to Be Permanent Jobs. These Are the Jobs of the Future.”September 4, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Exactly three years ago today, Vice President Joe Biden famously participated in Solyndra’s groundbreaking following the Obama administration’s rushed approval of the $535 million loan guarantee to the now-bankrupt solar company.
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today unveiled a new website to provide visitors with easy access to the most up-to-date information on the committee’s important work.
Movement Toward Drilling in Arctic Long Overdue; Nearly Six Years of Delays Underscore Need for ReformAugust 31, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – After enduring nearly six years of opposition and an unnecessarily grueling permitting process, Shell is poised to begin energy exploration in Alaska’s Arctic waters as early as next week. The U.S. Department of the Interior has announced that preliminary work may commence on a single well in the Chukchi sea, but final permits to allow for drilling still have yet to be issued.
The Energy and Commerce Committee is committed to providing visitors with easy access to the most up to date information on the work of the committee in the 112th Congress; that’s why we’re thrilled to be launching this new website. Take a look inside: A new Subcommittee section aggregates all the information and resources about the committee’s work on pages organized by issue.
Energy independence is within our grasp, America Fox News By Rep. Fred Upton August 24, 2012