October 24, 2011

Pickens-Style Incentives for NatGas Buses?

Puneet Kollipara, Fuel Fix


A bipartisan group of senators will seek to encourage purchases of natural-gas buses and trucks as part of an upcoming energy plan designed to reduce foreign-oil dependence, a key Democrat said today.

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TAGGED: Congress, energy subsidies, T. Boone Pickens, natural gas


May 16, 2012
Pickens Ready to Run on Domestic Energy
Lane Kidd, CityWire
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May 7, 2012
The End of Clean Energy Subsidies?
Editorial, New York Times
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May 14, 2012
Will Congress Pay More for Clean Energy?
Brad Plumer, Washington Post
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May 8, 2012
Why Do We Have So Many Energy Subsidies?
Ryan Randazzo, AZ Republic
Public money supports the development of nearly every form of energy -- a point not lost on a budget-conscious public after California solar company Solyndra Inc. wasted a $500 million federal loan and oil companies continued... more ››
May 4, 2012
Shedding Light on Obama's Green Cover-Up
Gerri Willis, FOX
We've told you many times about the President's lies about his green energy programs. But now that he's in full-blown campaign mode, these deceptions have gone to the next level. . . more ››