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2008-12-15 15:58:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance to Save Energy today commended President-Elect Obama's selection for top energy and environmental posts of individuals who will be strong voices for developing and implementing sustainable energy policies and addressing global climate change: Nobel Prize winning physicist and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) Director Stephen Chu as energy secretary; former Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Carol Browner for...

2008-12-11 14:01:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former U.S. Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham (2001-2005) today made the following comments on media reports about the likely nomination of Dr. Steven Chu to be Energy Secretary in President-Elect Obama's Cabinet: "I know Dr. Steven Chu and have had the chance to work with and observe him in his role as head of the Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory. He is an outstanding leader and scientist and therefore an excellent nominee who deserves...

2008-12-11 11:13:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a Statement of Building and Construction Trades Department President Mark H. Ayers: America's Building Trades Unions are pleased that President-Elect Barack Obama has chosen Steven Chu to serve as the next Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy. Energy will be a critical aspect of the president-elect's commitment to create 2.5 million jobs by 2011...and to create several million more jobs in the long-term as our nation...

2005-04-14 00:45:00

IOP -- The way termite guts process food could teach scientists how to produce pollution-free energy and help solve the world's imminent energy crisis. Speaking at the Institute of Physics conference Physics 2005 in Warwick today, Nobel laureate Steven Chu urged scientists to turn their attention to finding an environmentally friendly form of fuel. In an impassioned plea to some of the world's brightest minds, he explained how he's leading by example, and encouraged others to join the effort...

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