ENERGY, OBAMA, AND THE NEW CONGRESS: WHAT KIND OF LEADERSHIP DO AMERICANS WANT?
Survey Gauges How Public Views Clean Water & Air Versus More Domestic Energy Production; Findings Zero in Views About Expanded Shale Gas Fracking for Export of Liquefied Natural Gas.
Category: Investment, Energy
News about Civil Society Institute
WASHINGTON, D.C. - January 9, 2013 (Investorideas.com energy stocks newswire) What kind of leadership do Americans want from the new Congress and re-elected President Obama when it comes to balancing clean water and air with calls for expanded domestic energy production? How do these views on the part of the public translate when it comes to specific "hot button" issues, such as expanded shale gas fracking to make possible the large-scale exporting of liquefied natural gas?
These timely questions will be answered at 1 p.m. EST on January 10, 2012, when the Civil Society Institute and the Environmental Working Group release the findings of an ORC International survey of 809 U.S. adults conducted December 26-29, 2012.
News event speakers will be:
- Heather White, executive director, Environmental Working Group;
- Scott Stapf, senior fellow and director of polling research, Civil Society Institute; and
- Wayne Russum, senior vice president, ORC International; and
- Anthony Ingraffea, Dwight C. Baum professor of engineering, Cornell University, and president, Physicians, Scientists, and Engineers for Healthy Energy.
On October 15, 2012, 100 grassroots organizations with roughly 2,000,000 members nationwide issued a "First 100 Days" clean energy agenda for the next President of the United States. The full text of the agenda is available online at http://www.AmericanCleanEnergyAgenda.org. The "American Clean Energy Agenda" was first agreed on in outline form by participating groups in June 2012.
TO PARTICIPATE: You can join this live, phone-based news conference (with full, two-way Q&A) at 1 p.m. EST on January 10, 2013 by dialing 1 (800) 860-2442. Ask for the "energy/water leadership survey" telenews event.
CAN'T PARTICIPATE?: A streaming audio replay of the news event will be available on the Web at http://www.civilsociety.org as of 5 p.m. EST on January 10, 2013.
MEDIA CONTACT: Leslie Anderson Maloy, (703) 276-3256 or email@example.com.
ABOUT THE GROUPS
Based in Newton, MA, the nonprofit and nonpartisan Civil Society Institute (http://www.CivilSocietyInstitute.org) is a think tank that serves as a catalyst for change by creating problem-solving interactions among people, and between communities, government and business that can help to improve society. Since 2003, CSI has conducted more than 25 major national and state-level surveys and reports on energy and auto issues, including vehicle fuel-efficiency standards, consumer demand for hybrids/other highly-fuel efficient vehicles, global warming and renewable energy. In addition to being a co-convener of TheCLEAN.org (http://www.TheClean.org), the Civil Society Institute also is the parent organization of the Hybrid Owners of America (http://www.HybridOwnersofAmerica.org).
EWG is a nonprofit research organization based in Washington, D.C. that uses the power of information to protect human health and the environment. http://www.ewg.org.
This news is published on the Investorideas.com Newswire and its syndicated partner network
Get free news alerts:
Sign up here
Published at the Investorideas.com Newswire - Big ideas for Global Investors
Disclaimer/ Disclosure:The Investorideas.com newswire is a third party publisher of news as well as creates original content as a news source. Original content created by investor ideas is protected by copyright laws other than syndication rights. Investorideas is a news source on Google news and global syndication partners. Our site does not make recommendations for purchases or sale of stocks or products. Nothing on our sites should be construed as an offer or solicitation to buy or sell products or securities. All investment involves risk and possible loss of investment. This site is currently compensated by featured companies, news submissions and advertising. Contact each company directly for press release questions. Disclosure is posted on each release if required but otherwise the news was not compensated for and is published for the sole interest of our readers.
BC Residents and Investor Disclaimer: Effective September 15 2008 - all BC investors should review all OTC and Pink sheet listed companies for adherence in new disclosure filings and filing appropriate documents with Sedar. Read for more info: http://www.bcsc.bc.ca/release.aspx?id=6894. Global investors must adhere to regulations of each country.