TITLE

SME should be involved in the future of energy

AUTHOR(S)
Wilkinson, William H.
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Mining Engineering;Jun2009, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the climate change legislation proposed by the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama. One of the main areas of focus of the legislation is energy, wherein mandates are being proposed for increases in alternative energy sources, replacing fossil and nuclear energy sources. He highlights the 2009 Engineering Public Policy Symposium and the Convocation of Professional Engineering Societies and the National Academy of Engineering. He discusses how the energy policies passed by the Congress will affect members of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration.
ACCESSION #
42541028

 

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