The Energy Act features consensus provisions from the Senate’s American Energy Innovation Act (S. 2657) and the House’s Clean Economy Innovation and Jobs Act (H.R. 4447). Signed into law on December 27 as Divizion Z of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, it is the first comprehensive modernization of our nation’s energy policies in 13 years.
Joe Manchin (D, WV)
- Manchin Leads Robust Discussion On Offshore Energy Development And Offshore Leasing Programs
- Energy Committee Sends Deputy Secretary Of The Interior Nominee To Senate Floor With Bipartisan Vote
- Manchin, Capito Unveil New Sign At New River Gorge National Park And Preserve
- Manchin, Committee Consider Deputy Secretary Of The Interior Nominee
John Barrasso (R, WY)
- Barrasso Introduces Legislation to Modernize Film Permitting on Public Lands
- Barrasso: Oil & Gas Production on Federal Waters Helps Give America Energy Independence & Keeps Energy Prices Affordable
- Barrasso: I Believe Mr. Beaudreau Understands America Needs an All of the Above Energy Strategy
- Barrasso & Lummis Introduce Legislation to Reauthorize Collection of AML Fee
A quick sampling of what members, stakeholders, and the media have said in the past week about the Energy Act
Signed into law as Division Z of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021. Learn more here.
The Energy Act prioritizes research, development, and demonstration of next-generation technologies that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the power sector, industry, and buildings while keeping American energy affordable and globally competitive.