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Press Release | September 10, 2001

Study Finds U.S. Can Reduce Energy Use 25% and Save Consumers $600 Billion Through Greater Energy Efficiency

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new study released today finds that the United States could reduce its projected energy use by more than 25 percent and save consumers more than $600 billion over the next two decades simply by adopting nine key energy-efficiency policies. The study, released by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), identifies nine policies that together could achieve these savings, including:

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Press Release | April 24, 2001

Statement of Edward R. Osann, President Potomac Resources Inc. Regarding Tax Policy Recommendations in "Sensible Energy Policies for Our Growing Economy," by the Sustainable Energy Coalition


The report being released today contains a number of recommendations for adjustments to federal tax policy. These are primarily laid out on pages 46 through 56 of the report. Taken together, these initiatives would:


  • Encourage rapid development of clean renewable sources of energy;

  • Spur investment in new energy efficient technology; and
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