Tag: climate bill

Opinion: "Not a single Republican was willing to vote for a clean energy and climate bill."

Opinion: "Not a single Republican was willing to vote for a clean energy and climate bill."

[ 0 ] July 29, 2010 |

John M. Urbanchuk, technical director, ENTRIX:  “But why is the great majority of the ethanol, whose use is mandated by the RFS, being produced here in the U.S., rather than somewhere else, such as Brazil? The answer is that the VEETC promotes the blending and marketing of ethanol in this country.” Cathy Calfo, executive director […]

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BP's Tony Hayward Gets His Life Back

BP's Tony Hayward Gets His Life Back

[ 0 ] July 26, 2010 |

BP CEO Tony Hayward — often described in news reports these days as the “gaffe-prone Tony Hayward” — who famously declared in the midst of the BP oil leak crisis that “I’d like my life back,” appears poised to realize his wish. Reports circulated widely that he will step down as BP’s chief as soon […]

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90 US scientists demand revision of biofuels carbon accounting

90 US scientists demand revision of biofuels carbon accounting

[ 0 ] May 25, 2010 |

In Washington, 90 US scientists wrote to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and US Senate Majority leader Harry Reid to fix accounting standards for greenhouse gas emissions associated with bioenergy projects. The scientists said they wanted to correct a perception that “that all biofuels and bioenergy are equally good for the environment and are all […]

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