[Date Prev][Date Next][Date Index]

E-M:/ Money from Renewables Prints Bush/Cheney/Enron Energy Plan

Enviro-Mich message from "Daniel Farough" <daniel.farough@sierraclub.org>


For all those in Michigan concerned about the future of funding for
renewable energy in the Bush/Cheney/Enron Energy plan, here is a revealing
glimpse at the administration's priorities!

This information was sent from Megan Owens from PIRGIM.


Bush tapped solar energy funds to print energy plan
Story by Tom Doggett, REUTERS NEWS SERVICE

Exerpts:	    Documents released under court order by the Energy
                Department this week revealed that $135,615 was spent
                from the DOE's solar, renewables and energy conservation
                budget to produce 10,000 copies of the White House
                energy plan released last May.

		    At the same time the White House tapped the renewable
                budget for funds to print the energy plan, administration
                urging Congress to cut the renewable and energy efficiency
                research budgets by more than 50 percent.

ENVIRO-MICH:  Internet List and Forum for Michigan Environmental
and Conservation Issues and Michigan-based Citizen Action.   Archives at

Postings to:  enviro-mich@great-lakes.net      For info, send email to
majordomo@great-lakes.net  with a one-line message body of  "info enviro-mich"