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Energy (115th Congress)


#SubEnergy to Examine Public Private Partnership Use to Improve Energy Efficiency in Federal Facilities

12.06.2018

WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Energy, chaired by Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI), announced a hearing for Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:15 a.m. in room 2322 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled, “Public Private Partnerships for Federal Energy Management.”

Historically, the federal government has used public-private partnerships to guarantee energy goals are met, and that federal property is properly managed. Encouraging these partnerships is essential to ensuring that government facilities operate as effectively and efficiently as possible. By promoting decreases in energy consumption in...

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Walden, Shimkus, & Upton on POTUS Signing Water Infrastructure Package Into Law

10.23.2018

WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR), Subcommittee on Environment Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL), and Subcommittee on Energy Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today issued the following statement after President Trump signed S. 3021, the America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, into law.

“This law is the culmination of a bipartisan effort, in both the House and the Senate, to invest in the critical water infrastructure American families across the country rely on,” said the committee leaders. “The America’s Water Infrastructure Act cuts bureaucratic red tape, creates...

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Bipartisan Water Infrastructure Package Headed to POTUS’ Desk

10.10.2018

WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR), Subcommittee on Environment Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL), and Subcommittee on Energy Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today issued the following statement after the Senate passed S. 3021, the America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, by a vote of 99-1. The bill now heads to President Trump’s desk for his signature.

“Without question, this water infrastructure package is a win for America,” said the committee leaders. “With this bill, we are reauthorizing the Safe Drinking Water Act for the first time...

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