Clean-Energy Execs Take Pitch for Climate Bill to White House

By Michael Burnham in the New York Times, October 7 2009

Clean-energy company executives and investors met with White House officials today to make their case for a federal cap on emissions of carbon dioxide and other heat-trapping gases.

"We have come here this morning with one particular request, and that is that we pass comprehensive climate change and energy policy legislation this year," said Entergy Corp. CEO Wayne Leonard, who was one of more than 100 U.S. executives who met with Obama administration officials at the White House. "We want to get America back in the business of exporting technology instead of dollars."

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