ENERGY POLICY: Information on Federal and Other Factors Influencing U.S. Energy Production and Consumption from 2000 through 2013

According to the studies and reports GAO reviewed, several major factors, including federal activities, influenced U.S. production and consumption of fossil, nuclear, and renewable energy from 2000 through 2013. Examples of these factors include the following: Fossil energy. Advances in drilling technologies enabled economic production of natural gas and crude oil from shale and similar […]

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No better time than now to rebuild America

Dear Colleague,
I want to direct your attention to two recent editorials, in USA Today and in Bloomberg View, that call for an increase in the federal gas tax. America’s aging infrastructure costs us time and money. Congestion on our roads cost Americans $124 billion last year, and poor road conditions cost each motorist an average of $377 a year in wear and tear on their car.

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LUNCH BRIEFING: Energy Storage State of Technology

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: shawn.kimmel@mail.house.gov Date: 10/27/2014 Learn the latest on the state of research and commercialization for technologies that are changing our electric grid Briefing Invite: Energy Storage State of Technology Thursday, October 30, 2014 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. 121 Cannon House Office Building (Box lunches provided) Join a panel […]

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No better time than now to rebuild America

From: The Honorable Earl Blumenauer Sent By: paul.balmer@mail.house.gov Date: 10/27/2014 October 27, 2014 Dear Colleague, I want to direct your attention to two recent editorials, in USA Today and in Bloomberg View, that call for an increase in the federal gas tax. America’s aging infrastructure costs us time and money. Congestion on our roads cost […]

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Lithuania Opens New LNG Floating Import Terminal to Diversify Natural Gas Resources, Reduce Depedence on Russia

From: The Honorable Michael R. Turner Sent By: vince.erfe@mail.house.gov Date: 10/27/2014 Lithuania Bolsters Energy Security Opens New LNG Floating Import Terminal to Diversify Natural Gas Resources, Reduce Dependence on Russia Dear Colleague: As you may know, today Lithuania opened its new LNG floating import terminal to help bolster its energy security by diversifying natural gas […]

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LUNCH BRIEFING: Energy Storage State of Technology

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: shawn.kimmel@mail.house.gov Date: 10/27/2014 Learn the latest on the state of research and commercialization for technologies that are changing our electric grid Briefing Invite: Energy Storage State of Technology Thursday, October 30, 2014 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. 121 Cannon House Office Building (Box lunches provided) Join a panel […]

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No better time than now to rebuild America

Dear Colleague,
I want to direct your attention to two recent editorials, in USA Today and in Bloomberg View, that call for an increase in the federal gas tax. America’s aging infrastructure costs us time and money.

Read More