You are here

Washington, DC – Energy Secretary Samuel W. Bodman released the following statement today regarding House passage of energy legislation:

"I congratulate the House of Representatives for passing comprehensive energy legislation. This bill will put us on a path to affordable and reliable supplies of energy in the future by improving energy efficiency; increasing domestic energy supplies; diversifying our energy sources to include more renewable energy sources; and modernizing our energy delivery system. For the good of American families, the American economy and America’s national security, I call on the Senate to pass energy legislation and get a bill to the President’s desk by this summer."

Media contact:  Rebecca Neale, 202/586-4940