Glass & Non-metallic Minerals Manufacturing
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<p>On Monday, ACEEE and AMMEX hosted a briefing in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on the need for robust appropriations of S. 661, <em><a href="http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/z?c111:S.661:" target="_blank">Restoring America's Leadership in Manufacturing through Energy Efficiency Act of 2009</a>. </em>The briefing went quite well; there were many people in attendance, including several Senate staffers.<br />
<p>Substantial advances in low-CO2 industrial production processes and materials sourcing will be necessary for the country's energy-intensive industries to develop long-term, sustainable strategies in response to any future climate change legislation.