TITLE

WASTE NEWS EDITORIALS

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Waste News;12/24/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 17, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the new energy law signed by U.S. President George W. Bush on raising fuel economy standards. The new energy policy is stated to boost biofuel use and encourage conservation measures. The new law is stated to set higher standards for automobile fuel efficiency. The measure is said to include various measures to encourage energy efficiency in both new and existing buildings, which puts pressure on automotive makers to make more energy efficient goods.
ACCESSION #
28104816

 

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