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H.R.4017 Smart Energy Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 21, 2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment.

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    • Update on 2012 Federal and State Priority Legislation - June 27, 2012 by admin - The national bills and issues championed were: HR 4017, the Smart Energy Act, which would direct each fedral agency to implement requirements for the use of energy and water efficiency measures in federal buildings; SB 1000, which ...

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      As noted by admin on June 27, 2012, "The national bills and issues championed were: HR 4017, the Smart Energy Act, which would direct each fedral agency to implement requirements for the use of energy and water efficiency measures in federal buildings; SB 1000, which ..." (/url?q=http://interfaithpower.org/2012/06/update-on-federal-and-state-priority-legislation/&sa=U&ei=YpkVUOSoIMHg0QG9j4HoCA&ved=0CD0QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNG2IF-9prZmJBzkG_BIHjEfc2pR_A)
    • Update on 2012 Federal and State Priority Legislation - June 27, 2012 by admin - The national bills and issues championed were: HR 4017, the Smart Energy Act, which would direct each fedral agency to implement requirements for the use of energy and water efficiency measures in federal buildings; SB 1000, which ...

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      As noted by admin on June 27, 2012, "The national bills and issues championed were: HR 4017, the Smart Energy Act, which would direct each fedral agency to implement requirements for the use of energy and water efficiency measures in federal buildings; SB 1000, which ..." (/url?q=http://interfaithpower.org/2012/06/update-on-federal-and-state-priority-legislation/&sa=U&ei=A74SUKTCEoXs8wSx_ICQDQ&ved=0CDgQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNEvO3bl4JRyKavjY1qhOiby5DESWA)
    • Update on 2012 Federal and State Priority Legislation - June 27, 2012 by admin - The national bills and issues championed were: HR 4017, the Smart Energy Act, which would direct each fedral agency to implement requirements for the use of energy and water efficiency measures in federal buildings; SB 1000, which ...

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      As noted by admin on June 27, 2012, "The national bills and issues championed were: HR 4017, the Smart Energy Act, which would direct each fedral agency to implement requirements for the use of energy and water efficiency measures in federal buildings; SB 1000, which ..." (/url?q=http://interfaithpower.org/2012/06/update-on-federal-and-state-priority-legislation/&sa=U&ei=N2QRUK6SO8ma0QGS8YC4Cw&ved=0CDgQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNFVKAIDGB6MfRqssPHcATNOtblkkw)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Senators promise to file energy measure as amendment to every Senate bill - July 30, 2012 by Thehill.com - She said she has heard the House Energy and Commerce Committee will hold a full committee markup of that bill, H.R. 4017, which is sponsored by Reps. Charles Bass (R-N.H.) and Jim Matheson (D-Utah). An aide clarified Monday that the senator is hopeful ...

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      As noted by Thehill.com on July 30, 2012, "She said she has heard the House Energy and Commerce Committee will hold a full committee markup of that bill, H.R. 4017, which is sponsored by Reps. Charles Bass (R-N.H.) and Jim Matheson (D-Utah). An aide clarified Monday that the senator is hopeful ..." (http://thehill.com/blogs/e2-wire/e2-wire/241095-sens-shaheen-portman-will-file-energy-bill-as-amendment-to-every-senate-bill)
    • Dold Holds Employee Town Hall at Siemens' Regional Headquarters in Buffalo Grove - June 21, 2012 by MENAFN - At the event, Dold spoke about the importance of H.R. 4017, the Smart Energy Act, the Smart Grid, and his role as Co-Chair of the Green Schools Caucus. Read this original document at: http://dold.house.gov/press-release/dold-holds-employee-town-hall ...

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      As noted by MENAFN on June 21, 2012, "At the event, Dold spoke about the importance of H.R. 4017, the Smart Energy Act, the Smart Grid, and his role as Co-Chair of the Green Schools Caucus. Read this original document at: http://dold.house.gov/press-release/dold-holds-employee-town-hall ..." (http://www.menafn.com/menafn/9dc8dfa3-2ab9-40a6-adf7-876b07f988bd/Dold-Holds-Employee-Town-Hall-at-Siemens-Regional-Headquarters-in-Buffalo-Grove?src=MWHEAD)
    • Ingersoll Rand Supports Newly Proposed U.S. Energy-Efficiency Legislation Introduced by Representatives Bass and Matheson - February 29, 2012 by Yahoo Finance - The Smart Energy Act (H.R. 4017) seeks to increase and accelerate the Federal government’s ability to capitalize on the latest technology in building efficiency and better coordinate data and information concerning energy usage. The bill will ...

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      As noted by Yahoo Finance on February 29, 2012, "The Smart Energy Act (H.R. 4017) seeks to increase and accelerate the Federal government’s ability to capitalize on the latest technology in building efficiency and better coordinate data and information concerning energy usage. The bill will ..." (http://finance.yahoo.com/news/ingersoll-rand-supports-newly-proposed-185200970.html)
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