WASHINGTON, DC - House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Cliff Stearns responded today to the Department of Treasury Inspector General's report on the Obama administration's ill-fated $535 million loan guarantee to Solyndra.
WASHINGTON, DC -- Rep. Fred Upton, chairman of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee, spoke with Fox News' Bill Hemmer on America's Newsroom this morning about rising gasoline prices and efforts by House Republicans to pursue a true "all-of-the-above" energy strategy.
WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Fred Upton, Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, applauded today's decision by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to approve construction and operating licenses for two new nuclear reactors at SCANA's V.C. Summer plant in South Carolina. After over three decades of inaction, this is the second pair of new reactors approved by the NRC this year. Chairman Upton made the following statement:
Energy and Commerce Members Respond to EPA's Proposal to Shut Down Affordable Electricity and Destroy JobsMarch 30, 2012 | Press Release
Republican members pushed back strongly this week against EPA's new proposed rule regulating greenhouse gases for new coal plants.
Say What???? Without Any Firm Numbers on Job Creation, President Urges Congress to "Double Down" on Costly Stimulus ProgramMarch 30, 2012 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - On Thursday, less than 24 hours after the U.S.
WASHINGTON, DC - Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), Energy and Power Subcommittee Chairman Ed Whitfield (R-KY), Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL), and other members of the committee wrote to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson today with a series of additional questions on matters discussed during the committee's recent he