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ACES… Where Have You Been?

Healthcare, healthcare… but what about climate change…? (The Phoenix Sun)Just a short while ago, GER was chronicling the legislative fight in the House, as Rep. Henry Waxman (D- Calif.), chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, held back-to-back marathon negotiations to secure passage for the American Clean Energy and Security Act (ACES). As reported by…

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Harry Reid introduces sweeping legislation supporting ‘green’ electricity grid

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has  introduced legislation that will overhaul the national electricity grid by  establishing “renewable energy zones”  that would become priority areas to receive national funding for new transmission lines.The legislation  would bypass local regulators and allow the President to declare “renewable energy zones,” areas that have great potential to generate electricity…

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