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2013-01-17 12:21:47

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, President and CEO Armando Pimentel issued the following statement on the announcement that Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is leaving the Obama administration: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110421/FL87524LOGO ) "Secretary Salazar has been a key advocate of the 'all-of-the-above' energy strategy advocated by the Obama administration. During his tenure at the Department of the Interior,...

2012-06-08 23:01:46

A week of celebration in Nashville featured milestones in conservation, leadership giving, partnership and public policy for Ducks Unlimited Memphis, Tenn. (PRWEB) June 08, 2012 By virtually any standard, last week´s landmark celebration at Ducks Unlimited´s 75th Anniversary National Convention in Nashville, Tenn., was a rousing success. Among the convention highlights were a special meeting with Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, redoubling partnership efforts with The Pew...

2012-04-23 06:23:47

One hundred Coloradoans show support for Interior's plan through print ad campaign DENVER, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Colorado Wildlife Federation (CWF) has endorsed a Department of Interior draft plan for oil shale that considers the full impacts of development on water resources, important wildlife habitat and the West's hunting and fishing heritage before rushing to commercial leasing. To underscore its position, CWF today ran ads in two state newspapers endorsed...

2012-04-06 10:20:13

WASHINGTON, April 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of the Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, who oversees energy development on the nation's public lands and oceans, will speak to a National Press Club luncheon on Tuesday, April 24. Salazar is expected to discuss gas prices, offshore drilling, domestic energy development and other energy-related issues. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) With gasoline prices approaching $4 a gallon in much of the...

2012-01-12 07:00:00

DENVER, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert S. Thompson III, a shareholder in the Denver office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP, has been appointed by the Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar to the Indian Oil Valuation Negotiated Rulemaking Committee representing the interests of the Western Energy Alliance. According to the Secretary of Interior's announcement, Thompson will serve a three-year appointment ending December 2013. The Indian Oil Valuation Negotiated...

Obama Administration Announces Offshore Drilling Plan
2011-11-10 06:36:44

As part of a five year proposal unveiled Wednesday, the White House announced plans to open new areas in the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska for offshore oil drilling, but will continue to prohibit development on the East and West Coasts, according to John M. Broder of the New York Times. Broder said that the Obama administration's proposals, which will cover the five-year period from 2012 through 2017, "disappointed environmentalists but fell far short of what the oil industry and its...

2011-10-13 16:15:00

Contributions of Latinos in America addressed at event attended by President Obama and Justice Sonia Sotomayor WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) President & CEO Javier Palomarez, spoke on a panel moderated by Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Hosted by Secretary Ken Salazar, Department of the Interior, the White House Forum focused on several topics including,...

2011-09-14 15:23:00

Link to photo: http://bit.ly/qnVhpf WASHINGTON, Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the Interior Department prepares to update a key federal plan for developing solar projects on public lands in six Western states, family farmers and ranchers from the Rocky Mountain region today visited Interior Secretary Ken Salazar in Washington, D.C., to thank him for his leadership and to urge protection of traditional land uses, natural resources and rural families. "We met with the...

2011-09-08 07:00:00

DENVER, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Denver-based nonprofit Environmental Learning for Kids and Washington, D.C.-based Hispanic Access Foundation have launched an education and outreach campaign that has introduced Denver-area Latino youth to the great outdoors, and empowered them to call on President Obama to protect it. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110908/DC64319) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110214/DC38756LOGO) "Latino youth are the next...

2011-08-22 08:50:00

Legendary Latin vocalist Vikki Carr, Astronaut Jose Hernandez, U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis to be Recognized at 34(th) Annual Awards Gala WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) today announced its 2011 highest honors to be awarded at its 34(th) Annual Awards Gala on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 in Washington, D.C. The event is hosted by ExxonMobil. (Logo:...