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2009-06-17 11:45:00

On Wednesday, a U.S. Senate committee approved a comprehensive energy package that would require utilities to generate 15 percent of electricity from renewable sources like solar and wind power.

2009-05-19 09:47:00

WASHINGTON, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE) today praised the Obama administration for its announcement of aggressive national fuel economy goals for cars and light trucks. "The policy announced today combines two absolutely essential elements: aggressive new fuel economy goals, and a national framework that provides regulatory certainty for the industry," SAFE President and CEO Robbie Diamond said.

2009-05-18 20:00:00

WASHINGTON, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, May 19, automakers will join with President Obama, federal agencies, governors and environmental leaders to announce a commitment to establish a National Program that will reduce carbon emissions and increase fuel economy.

2009-04-16 09:00:00

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Cemtrex Inc.

2008-12-02 08:00:00

First Annualized National Lighting Survey Spotlights Need to Educate Americans on Energy-Efficient Options DANVERS, Mass., Dec.

2008-10-03 21:00:19

By Matt Nauman Mercury News Mercury News Against a backdrop of high gas prices and calls for energy independence, two renewable energy measures on the November ballot claim to offer solutions. Both, however, face uncertain support. Even environmental groups are campaigning against them.

2008-10-02 03:00:39

By Snow, Nick While at their 2008 national convention in Denver, Democrats presented a campaign platform that included an immediate rebate for consumers confronting high gasoline prices and billions of dollars in investments to "establish a green energy sector that will create up to 5 million new jobs." In the New American Energy plank of the platform's first part, "Renewing the American Dream," it said: "We know we can't drill our way to energy independence and so we must summon all of our...


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obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
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