TITLE

Obama Vows Energy Will Be 'Top Priority' In 2011

AUTHOR(S)
LOBSENZ, GEORGE
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Energy Daily;9/30/2010, Issue 187, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article considers the pledge of U.S. President Barack Obama that he will prioritize the reduction of the country's dependence on fossil fuels in 2011. In an interview with the magazine "Rolling Stone," Obama revealed his plans to pass separate legislative bills supporting his clean energy scheme. He added that his administration has made significant development in terms of meeting renewable energy objectives such as higher automobile fuel economy standards.
ACCESSION #
54976657

 

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