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January 25, 2012 - 9:15am


Last night, the President presented his vision for an economy that's built on American energy. The Energy Department took to Twitter to share his blueprint for an economy that's built to last - check out the @ENERGY and @EnergyPressSec tweets here and go to to follow the full conversation.

@ENERGY Thanks for joining us for the President's #SOTU. Visit to learn about the latest #energy innovations

@EnergyPressSec From the coalitions we've built to secure nuclear materials, to the missions we've led against hunger and disease... America is back. #SOTU

@ENERGY "In 3 yrs, our partnership w/ the private sector has ... positioned America to be the world's leading manufacturer of hightech batteries."

@ENERGY "Building this new energy future should be just one part of a broader agenda to repair America's infrastructure."

@ENERGY "Help manufacturers eliminate energy waste in their factories and give businesses incentives to upgrade their buildings."

@ENERGY "I'm directing my Administration to allow the development of clean energy on enough public land to power three million homes."

@ENERGY "We can also spur energy innovation with new incentives" #SOTU #energy

@EnergyPressSec Obama #SOTU: Some technologies don't pan out; some companies fail. But I will not walk away from the promise of clean #energy

@ENERGY "I will not cede the wind or solar or battery industry to China or Germany because we refuse to make the same commitment here." #SOTU

@EnergyPressSec Obama #SOTU: "Because of federal investments, renewable #ENERGY use has nearly doubled. And thousands of Americans have jobs because of it."

@EnergyPressSec Obama #SOTU: public research dollars helped develop nat. gas tech.; is critical in helping businesses get new #energy ideas off the ground.

@EnergyPressSec We have a supply of natural gas that can last America nearly 100 years. NatGas will support more than 600,000 jobs. #SOTU #ENERGY

@ENERGY "Government support is critical in helping businesses get new energy ideas off the ground." #SOTU #energy

@ENERGY "This country needs an all-out, all-of-the-above strategy that develops every available source of American energy."

@EnergyPressSec Pres. Obama: "Nowhere is the promise of innovation greater than in American-made ENERGY."

@ENERGY "Last year, we relied less on foreign oil than in any of the past sixteen years."

@ENERGY "Right now, American oil production is the highest that it's been in eight years."

@EnergyPressSec President Obama - Think about the America within our reach: "A future where we're in control of our own energy."

@EnergyPressSec President Obama's #SOTU: "If the playing field is level, I promise you, America will always win."

@EnergyPressSec After #SOTU Energy officials to fan out across country highlighting #Energy in an economy that is built to last -