Foot-dragging has put U.S. behind the curve on energy

Brandon, Hembree
January 2005
Southeast Farm Press;1/12/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p4
Trade Publication
This article reports that with all the holiday goings-on, scant notice was given to the bipartisan National Committee on Energy Policy's report on strategies for addressing long-term energy challenges of the U.S. More than two years in development, leading experts from industry, government, labor, academia and environmental and consumer groups participated in formulating recommendations for addressing oil security, natural gas supply, the future of nuclear energy, climate change and other issues. The United States will be dependent on fossil fuels, chiefly petroleum, for decades to come, says William Reilly, committee co-chair.


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