21 Nov '11, 12pm

Clean Energy: Best Documented Rate of Return of ANY Federal Program

Clean Energy: Best Documented Rate of Return of ANY Federal Program

I was at the US Department of Energy when the Gingrich gang took over and tried to shut down all of DOE’s applied energy research, claiming it was a waste of the taxpayers money. I helped organize a major report documenting the large return to the US taxpayers of federal spending on energy efficiency (and other energy technologies). The once-honorable GAO (formerly General Accounting Office, hypocritically renamed Government Accountability Office) didn’t want to meet the same fate as the Congressional Office of Technology Assessment , so it became a wing of the Gingrich hit squad.

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