'The Time is Now': Coalition Forms, Calls For Clean Energy Bill

June 2010
Wind Energy Weekly;6/18/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 1390, p1
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The article reports on the move of the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) and a new renewable energy coalition to call for the U.S. Senate on the passage of a comprehensive energy legislation. According to the group, the energy bill will help create jobs and decrease reliance on foreign supplies of fossil fuels. The coalition has also urged the members of the Senate to follow-up U.S. President Barack Obama's call to action on energy.


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