15 Aug '11, 11am

New Army Task Force Will Push for Renewable Energy

New Army Task Force Will Push for Renewable Energy

Given the ambitious scope of the Task Force and the urgency of reducing the military’s dependence on fossil fuels and far-flung power plants, one would think that vast public resources would be mustered to support our troops in the fight for renewable energy cause, but one would be wrong. Today’s majority party in the House of Representatives seems to have forgotten its deep and abiding interest in military readiness and is sharply focused on cutting spending, particularly when it comes to environmental initiatives . With that in mind, the Task Force will be looking to the private sector for investment.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/08/15/new-army-task-force-w...

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