Readying to Hit the Ground Running After Recess, Reid Says RES Alive

September 2010
Wind Energy Weekly;9/3/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 1401, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the statements U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on the possibility of a renewable electricity standard (RES). According to Senator Reid, RES is getting a bipartisan support and has the great potential of creating and protecting jobs. It also mentions that the RES does not need 60 votes to avoid being opposed.


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