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  • Latest Action: May 17, 2012 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 112-466.

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  • 100% of users support S.2146

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    • WRI Summary of the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012, S. 2146 ... - March 08, 2012 by Nicholas Bianco - This summary provides an overview of S. 2146, the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012 (CESA), introduced by Senator Bingaman and 8 cosponsors on March 1, 2012. The CESA establishes a standard for clean energy ...

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      As noted by Nicholas Bianco on March 08, 2012, "This summary provides an overview of S. 2146, the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012 (CESA), introduced by Senator Bingaman and 8 cosponsors on March 1, 2012. The CESA establishes a standard for clean energy ..." (/url?q=http://www.wri.org/stories/2012/03/wri-summary-clean-energy-standard-act-2012-s-2146&sa=U&ei=0WRgT8G4POX02QXWsKmTCA&ved=0CC4QmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNHVOpAPFkTUEFo1LozQ2cTOa_7_tg)
    • WRI Summary of the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012, S. 2146 ... - March 08, 2012 by Nicholas Bianco - This summary provides an overview of S. 2146, the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012 (CESA), introduced by Senator Bingaman and 8 cosponsors on March 1, 2012. The CESA establishes a standard for clean energy ...

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      As noted by Nicholas Bianco on March 08, 2012, "This summary provides an overview of S. 2146, the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012 (CESA), introduced by Senator Bingaman and 8 cosponsors on March 1, 2012. The CESA establishes a standard for clean energy ..." (/url?q=http://www.wri.org/stories/2012/03/wri-summary-clean-energy-standard-act-2012-s-2146&sa=U&ei=4g5fT57BDqKY2AX-t4WfCA&ved=0CC4QmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNHuKK-ekT4w_AchriKykH6TvBe9AA)
    • WRI Summary of the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012, S. 2146 ... - March 08, 2012 by Nicholas Bianco - This summary provides an overview of S. 2146, the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012 (CESA), introduced by Senator Bingaman and 8 cosponsors on March 1, 2012. The CESA establishes a standard for clean energy ...

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      As noted by Nicholas Bianco on March 08, 2012, "This summary provides an overview of S. 2146, the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012 (CESA), introduced by Senator Bingaman and 8 cosponsors on March 1, 2012. The CESA establishes a standard for clean energy ..." (/url?q=http://www.wri.org/stories/2012/03/wri-summary-clean-energy-standard-act-2012-s-2146&sa=U&ei=wLtdT8GvHYeW2QW1scCOBQ&ved=0CCoQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNFVndGORhy6hYtmEQePMSfDxupVqA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Hearing hashes out national clean energy standard - May 22, 2012 by Biomass Magazine - The U.S. Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources held a hearing May 17 to gather testimonial regarding S. 2146, the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012, as introduced by U.S. Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M, earlier this spring. Among testifiers ...

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      As noted by Biomass Magazine on May 22, 2012, "The U.S. Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources held a hearing May 17 to gather testimonial regarding S. 2146, the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012, as introduced by U.S. Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M, earlier this spring. Among testifiers ..." (http://biomassmagazine.com/articles/6340/hearing-hashes-out-national-clean-energy-standard)
    • CLEAN ENERGY STANDARD ACT OF 2012; COMMITTEE: SENATE ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES - May 17, 2012 by power-eng.com - Chairman Bingaman, Ranking Member Murkowski, and members of the Committee, thank you for your invitation to appear today. I am Tom Gibson, President and CEO of the American Iron and Steel Institute. AISI serves as the voice of the North American ...

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      As noted by power-eng.com on May 17, 2012, "Chairman Bingaman, Ranking Member Murkowski, and members of the Committee, thank you for your invitation to appear today. I am Tom Gibson, President and CEO of the American Iron and Steel Institute. AISI serves as the voice of the North American ..." (http://www.power-eng.com/news/2012/05/17/clean-energy-standard-act-of-2012-nl-committee-senate-energy-and-natural-resources.html)
    • CLEAN ENERGY STANDARD ACT OF 2012; COMMITTEE: SENATE ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES - May 17, 2012 by Electric Light & Power - Mr. Chairman, thank you for the opportunity to testify before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. My name is Karen Palmer, and I am a senior fellow and research director at Resources for the Future (RFF), a 60-year-old research ...

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      As noted by Electric Light & Power on May 17, 2012, "Mr. Chairman, thank you for the opportunity to testify before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. My name is Karen Palmer, and I am a senior fellow and research director at Resources for the Future (RFF), a 60-year-old research ..." (http://www.elp.com/index/from-the-wires/wire_news_display/1668490280.html)
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