Energy Secretary Focuses on Agency Agenda, Climate Change, and Fracking at Hearing
Article first published online: 25 JUN 2013
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 94, Issue 26, page 231, 25 June 2013
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2013), Energy Secretary Focuses on Agency Agenda, Climate Change, and Fracking at Hearing, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(26), 231.(
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- Article first published online: 25 JUN 2013
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- U.S. Department of Energy;
- global warming;
- carbon emission;
- hydraulic fracturing;
- fossil fuels
U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Republican members of Congress found some common ground on energy issues such as nuclear power and the current shale oil and gas boom during a 13 June congressional hearing. However, there was some contention about the need to move forward in dealing with climate change, the definition of an “all-of-the-above” energy strategy, and the direction the Department of Energy (DOE) has taken.