New coalition hopes to jumpstart Obama's 'clean energy standard'

Geman, Ben
June 2011
Hill;6/21/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 89, p16
The article reports that green power companies and trade groups have formed the Coalition for Clean and Renewable Energy to advocate for a "clean energy standard," which is supported by U.S. president Barack Obama.


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