By any measure, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz had a busy year. From becoming a meme and a knight, to playing a key role in two historic, science-based international policy agreements, everyone's favorite Energy Secretary never slowed down.
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Wed, Dec 23 2015 14:56:27
Today's announcement shows how P5+1 laid groundwork for blocking #Iran's 4 pathways to #nuclear weapons. http://t.co/3fiVXEzdl8 #IranDeal
"This really has to be Earth Year."
P5+1 & #Iran reached agreement, bringing insight & accountability to nuclear program - not for small # of yrs, but lifetime of program.
The #IranDeal is based on hard science. Our nuclear experts & #NationalLabs helped shape the negotiations w/ rigorous technical analysis.
THIS IS BIG: @POTUS, 19 other nations to announce huge investment in #CleanEnergy innovation → https://t.co/09so3nq2fo #ActOnClimate #COP21
Landed in Paris for #COP21. I’m here to champion the clean energy solutions needed to solve #ClimateChange. https://t.co/iM9c2x5U5Q
"What was once unthinkable has now become unstoppable" - Ban Ki-moon on #ParisAgreement #COP21