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Wesley Clark wins straw poll for US Secretary of Energy

Wesley Clark wins straw poll for US Secretary of Energy

November 20, 2012 |

Biofuels Digest readers choose Clark by a wide margin; Chu in a distant second; Reicher, Podesta, Dorgan trail far behind. Biofuels Digest readers chose former NATO commander Wesley K. Clark as US Secretary of Energy in an online straw poll. In a field of 17 candidates, including the current Secretary, Dr. Steven Chu, Clark picked […]

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Bingaman introduces Clean Energy Standard Bill; natural gas, biomass, wind, solar set to gain

Bingaman introduces Clean Energy Standard Bill; natural gas, biomass, wind, solar set to gain

March 2, 2012 |

In Washington, Senator Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico, chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, introduced The Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012, introducing a Clean Energy Standard (CES), requiring a percentage of nation’s electricity to come from renewable sources such as biomass. The bill summary says: “Over the past decade, Congress has […]

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