Experts Call For Energy Efficiency Laws

Law360, New York (February 28, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Congress needs to move swiftly to enact new policies that will encourage the use of renewable energy sources, help the United States become more self-sufficient and promote the sale of more efficient utilities and cars, experts told the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday.

The committee held a hearing on Tuesday to hear a variety of experts’ opinions on how new initiatives could lessen U.S. reliance on imported energy sources and address climate change.

“America is too dependent on unstable foreign energy sources,” said Sen. Max Bachus,...
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