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)
John Barrasso (R, WY)
- Barrasso: The Secretary’s Claim that Our Oil & Gas Leasing Program is “Fundamentally Broken” is Fundamentally Wrong
- Barrasso: Proposals that Impose a Cost on Carbon will Hurt American Families
- Barrasso: We Must Ensure American Technologies are Leading the Global Expansion of Nuclear Energy
- Barrasso: Wyoming is Fighting Back against Biden’s War on American Energy Workers
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.