TITLE

Remarks Following a Meeting With Transportation Fuel Experts and Researchers

AUTHOR(S)
Bush, George W.
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;2/26/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p205
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents a speech by U.S. President George W. Bush delivered at a meeting with transportation fuel experts and researchers held on February 23, 2007. He mentions meeting with businessmen and scientists working on new battery technology for automobiles. He says that some experts will be able to help in developing a fuel industry capable of deriving ethanol from produce aside from corn. He argues that research funding for alternative sources of energy is needed.
ACCESSION #
24501861

 

Related Articles

  • Alternative Fuels: An Evaluation of Corn Ethanol, Cellulosic Ethanol, and Gasoline. D'Ambrosio, Jocelyn // Environmental Law Reporter: News & Analysis;Aug2007, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p10615 

    The author discusses the use of alternative fuels such as ethanol, as the U.S. is seeking environment friendly solutions of energy sources to reduce dependence on foreign oil. The Energy Policy Act of 2005 by President George W. Bush's "Twenty in Ten" plan attempts to lessen gasoline consumption...

  • Energy budget gets mixed reviews. Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News;2/19/2007, Vol. 12 Issue 21, p1 

    The article reports that George W. Bush, President of the U.S., has proposed some additional funds for developing and promoting several forms of clean, alternative energy. The president's Clean Coal Power initiative would see a rise in funding from $5 million to $73 million. The Clean Coal Power...

  • Bush tours Volvo's alt-fuel display. Baxter, John // Overdrive;Apr2008, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p18 

    The article reports that U.S. President George W. Bush views Volvo AB's renewable fuel trucks at the International Renewable Energy Conference in Washington. It highlights the keynote address given by Bush wherein he emphasizes the benefits of using renewable fuels. The alternative fuel vehicles...

  • Breaking America's addiction to oil.  // Westchester County Business Journal;2/6/2006, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p44 

    The article comments on the drive to end U.S. dependence on imported petroleum. It cites U.S. President George W. Bush's vow to cut consumption of Middle East oil by 75 percent by 2025, as well as various efforts to promote alternative fuels. These include the tax rebate program for buyers of...

  • Follow the Farmers. Daschle, Tom // American Prospect;Apr2006, Vol. 17 Issue 4, pA17 

    Focuses on the efforts concerning the use of renewable fuels such as ethanol and biofuels in the U.S. in 2006. Advantages of the ethanol industry to the U.S. economy; Dependence of the country on oil which was highlighted in the State of the Union address of U.S. President George W. Bush in...

  • GOING GREEN BY EMPOWERING CHOICE. Lovaas, Deron // Futurist;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p27 

    The article focuses on the price-driven search for oil substitutes in the United States. Although this search has renewed interest in fossil fuels that are dirtier than oil, it has also sped along the development of cleaner technologies. U.S. President George W. Bush has mentioned in his State...

  • A LACK OF ENERGY. Lavelle, Marianne // U.S. News & World Report;3/6/2006, Vol. 140 Issue 8, p50 

    The article looks at the U.S. budget cuts for alternative fuels. Even though U.S. president George W. Bush has promised more federal dollars for renewable energy, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) operates with a tight budget at a time when consumers are facing record-high prices...

  • Energy strategies. Kolman, David A. // Bulk Transporter;Apr2008, Vol. 70 Issue 10, p32 

    Information on the Washington International Renewable Energy Conference (WIREC) held on March 4-6, 2008 in Washington D.C. is presented. The conference highlighted the speech from President George W. Bush addressing the country's strategy for reducing oil use and initiatives for increasing...

  • Bush Names Shift to RE as Priority.  // Solar Today;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p21 

    The article explains that U.S. President George W. Bush mentioned renewable energy sources as a priority during his January 23, 2007 State of the Union message. Bush called for increasing American consumers' reliance on biodiesel and ethanol for motor fuels and for increasing the use of wind...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics