Granholm Cites CCS, Nuclear Projects In Seeking GOP Infrastructure Votes

June 15, 2021
Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm is telling Senate Republicans they should vote for the president’s infrastructure legislation if they want to fully fund demonstration projects for carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) and other low-carbon technologies often backed by industry and GOP officials. The Department of Energy’s (DOE) fiscal year 2022 budget request includes some funding for such demonstration projects, which Congress authorized late last year. However, the Biden administration included additional spending for a series of CCUS, advanced nuclear and...

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