TITLE

Rural America's vital energy role

AUTHOR(S)
Vilsack, Tom
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Hill;6/16/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 70, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the vital role played by the rural communities in the reduction of the Americans' dependence on fossil fuels in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
42324516

 

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