Obama Officials Push For GHG Caps, Cleantech

Law360, New York (April 22, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Leading officials from the Obama administration on Wednesday exhorted members of Congress to forge transformative energy legislation that weds environmental and economic policies by capping greenhouse gas emissions and embracing cleantech as a viable U.S. industry.

Marking the Committee on Energy and Commerce’s second day of hearings on The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009, Energy Secretary Steven Chu joined U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson and Transport Secretary Ray LaHood in advocating legislation that fosters groundbreaking innovation while taxing regressive and polluting...
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