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On Energy Policy, a Week of Venus and Mars: Mitt Romney talked up fossil fuels, especially coal, while President...

On Energy Policy, a Week of Venus and Mars: Mitt Romney talked up fossil fuels, especially coal, while President...

August 17, 2012, 5:02 pm On Energy Policy, a Week of Venus and Mars By DIANE CARDWELL Getty Images Miners listened to Mitt Romney on Tuesday at a campaign rally at the American Energy Corporation in Beallsville, Ohio. A closer look at big issues facing the country in the 2012 Election. Economy , Planet , Security , World and Health . Support for green energy is emerging as one of the starker divides in the presidential race, raising questions about the renewable energy sector’s ability to thrive. Visiting critical swing states, the candidates tailored their messages to two very different energy constituencies. President Obama went to Oskaloosa, Iowa, to tout the 7,000 wind industry jobs created in the state and criticized Mitt Romney for opposing the renewal of a wind energy tax credit that is set to expire at the end of the year. “At a moment when homegrown energy is crea...

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