How Times Have Changed

McIntyre, Robert S.
September 2005
American Prospect;Sep2005, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p18
Focuses on the enactment of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 by U.S. President George W. Bush in response to the increasing gasoline prices. Provisions of the energy policy; Reasons of Democratic senators for supporting the bill; Failure of the energy industry to grow despite subsidization of alternative energy sources; Drawbacks of the bill according to a spokesman for the American Petroleum Institute.


Related Articles

  • Duo primes pump vs. Bush. Snyder, Gabriel // Daily Variety;5/27/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 38, p4 

    Reports on the launch of an advertising by the Detroit Project Action Fund seeking to blame U.S. President George W. Bush for high gas prices. Amount spent for initial run; Emphasis on the failure of the energy policies of Bush; Description of the advertisement.

  • Wishful thinking is no magical energy elixir. Taylor, Jerry; Van Doren, Peter // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;3/9/2007, Issue 323681, p31 

    The author reflects on the propositions of U.S. President George W. Bush and Congressional Democrats to use ethanol as an alternative energy sources in the U.S. He said that ethanol is enormously expensive and wasteful but Bush and the Democrats claimed that it has the potential to solve every...

  • BUSH VS. KERRY: The Energy Scorecard.  // American Gas;Oct2004, Vol. 86 Issue 8, p28 

    Compares the views of United States President George W. Bush and presidential candidate John Kerry about the energy industry in the country. Natural gas demand and supply; Liquefied natural gas; Energy efficiency; Renewable energy; National energy policy.

  • The Bush Era: How Things Have Changed. Eichberger, John // Convenience Store News;10/21/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 13, p128 

    Focuses on the condition of the energy industry under the administration of President George W. Bush in the U.S. Changes in the approach of the government on energy policy; Concern of the White House on the stakeholders; Emphasis of the Bush administration on enhancing environmental protection...

  • Fuelling alternatives. Dutta, Ashok // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;11/10/2006, Vol. 50 Issue 45, p4 

    The article reports on the move of OPEC to search for alternative energy sources because of high oil prices. There is strong political backing for this research. In early 2006, U.S. President George W. Bush vowed to use public spending on technology to break the addiction of the U.S. to oil....

  • THE PAIN IN GRAIN. Walsh, Max // Bulletin with Newsweek;4/24/2007, Vol. 125 Issue 6566, p46 

    The article discusses the impact of an increase in prices of food grains on the global economy, due to the plans of the U.S. to produce corn-based ethanol. It is stated that in 2006, U.S. President George W. Bush said that the country should produce 35 billion gallons of renewable fuel a year by...

  • Wind advocates urge federal action. TRONCHE, JOHN-LAURENT // Fort Worth Business Press;5/31/2010, Vol. 22 Issue 22, p12 

    The article reports that former U.S. president George W. Bush has expressed his belief that the country should lessen its dependence on oil in favor of renewable energy resources such as wind and geothermal. Speaking at the Windpower 2010 conference in Dallas, Texas, Bush reminded wind industry...

  • President Bush signs energy bill improving fuel economy standards.  // LP/Gas;Jan2008, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p8 

    The article reports on the approval of U.S. President George W. Bush on the Energy Independence and Security Act on December 18, 2007. It mandates the Renewable Fuel Standard which promotes the production of biofuel by at least 36 billion gallons in 2022. It enhances energy efficient measures in...

  • Bush unveils cure for America's oil 'addiction'. Truini, Joe // Waste News;2/13/2006, Vol. 11 Issue 22, p3 

    This article reports on the Advanced Energy Initiative launched by U.S. President George W. Bush. The plan will increase U.S. Department of Energy clean energy research by 22 percent to improve the performance of power plants and vehicles. Bush also set a national goal to replace 75 percent of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics