America NEEDS More Natural Gas: New Legislation Could Provide It

July 2007
American Gas;Jul2007, Vol. 89 Issue 6, p6
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The article focuses on the National Environment and Energy Development Act (NEED) which was introduced by Representatives John Peterson and Neil Abercrombie. The legislation aims to increase access to the domestic supplies of natural gas while developing renewable energy and restoring environmental projects. American Gas Association chief executive officer David Parker expressed that the new legislation is a giant leap towards the right direction for American energy policy, and brought countless benefits for the environment and economic condition of the country. The policy provisions of NEED are also presented.


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