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January 26, 2011

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BCSE Applauds and Urges action on the Clean Energy Technology Manufacturing and Export Assistance Act
 
Washington, DC —The Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) released the following statement from BCSE President Lisa Jacobson in response to Congresswoman Matsui’s introduction of legislation to boost clean energy manufacturing and exports:

“The Clean Energy Technology Manufacturing and Export Assistance Act will help US firms export their goods and services abroad. The introduction of this bill shows Congress's recognition of the important role that clean energy sectors play in putting Americans back to work and strengthening our manufacturing sector. The Business Council for Sustainable Energy encourages Congress to act upon this important piece of legislation and to also press forward with additional legislation that will expand domestic markets for clean energy and energy efficiency goods and services in order to strengthen the economy and create jobs.”

A PDF version fo this release is available here. Other reactions to the legislation can be found on Congresswoman Matsui's website. Detailed information on the Clean Energy Technology Manufacturing and Export Assistance Act can be found here on the Library of Congress website.