Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Susan Collins (R-ME) push back on criticism over Pentagon’s use of biofuels

July 16, 2012 |
In Washington, amidst scathing headlines regarding the Great Green Fleet Demonstration, Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Susan Collins (R-ME) have published an article in Politico criticizing Congress’s push back on the Pentagon’s efforts in the alternative fuel arena. Echoing the sentiments of the biofuel industry, they brought up the cost of our dependence on foreign oil, the fledgling nature of the biofuel industry, and the immense progress that the industry has made in the last few years. The article finished with a strong message: “rather than placing roadblocks in front of the Navy’s plans, Congress should help in its effort.”

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