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Tom Carper's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' Richard Carper
Office: U.S. Senate (DE) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Martha Ann; 2 Children: Benjamin, Christopher
Birth Date: 01/23/1947
Birth Place: Beckley, WV
Home City: Wilmington, DE
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
June 27, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Join USDA Rural Development to Announce Energy-Saving Initiatives in Seven Delaware Municipalities
June 12, 2014 Senators Raise Concerns Over Security of Radiological Materials at Industrial Sites
June 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - NRC's Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and Other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety
May 6, 2014 Inhofe, Carper Introduce Bipartisan Geothermal Amendment
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - The Environmental Protection Agency's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget
March 11, 2014 Chairman Carper Highlights GAO Report Findings that Nuclear Regulatory Bodies Worldwide Have Made Changes in Response to the Fukushima Daiichi Accident
Jan. 30, 2014 Hearing of the Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcomittee of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - NRC's Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety
Dec. 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Domestic Renewable Fules
Nov. 21, 2013 Hearing Statement: NRC's Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety
Sept. 20, 2013 Chairman Carper Hails Historic EPA Effort to Protect Public Health and Fight Climate Change
Sept. 17, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Aug. 6, 2013 Senator Carper Reacts to EPA Announcement of the Renewable Fuel Standard
April 10, 2013 Sen. Carper Reacts to President Obama's Budget Proposals for Energy and Environmental Programs
March 15, 2013 Chairman Carper Commends New Administration Efforts to Improve Federal Property Management
Feb. 28, 2013 Bipartisan Senators and Congressmen Introduce Legislation to Spur Offshore Wind Industry
Oct. 23, 2012 Delaware Congressional Delegation Hails Obama Administration's Delaware Offshore Wind Lease Announcement
Sept. 21, 2012 Sen. Carper Urges House Leaders to End Attack on Public Health and Start Voting on Legislation to Support Job Growth
Sept. 11, 2012 Deadline Extended for Comment Period on Renewable Fuel Standard Waiver Requests
Aug. 23, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Steven Chu Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy
July 2, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on Nuclear Regulatory Commission Confirmations
June 20, 2012 Disapproval of EPA Emission Standards Rule--Motion to Proceed--
June 7, 2012 Hearing of the Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcommittee of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Hearing Statement: "Oversight: Recommendations from the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future for a Consent-Based Approach to Siting Nuclear Waste Storage and Management Facilities"
May 24, 2012 Sen. Carper Statement on White House Nomination of Dr. Allison Macfarlane for Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chair
May 11, 2012 Senators Commemorate Conference on Nuclear Energy
April 30, 2012 Bloom Energy Expands to East Coast
March 30, 2012 Senator Carper Commends Nuclear Regulatory Commission Approval of New Nuclear Reactors Construction
March 29, 2012 Gas Prices
March 27, 2012 Joint Hearing of the Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and Oversight Subcommittees of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Oversight on Enivornmental Protection Agency's Work with Other Federal Entities to Reduce the Pollution
March 27, 2012 Senator Carper Statement on Environmental Protection Agency Proposal to Address Greenhouse Gases from New Power Plants
March 27, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Dianne Feinstein and Lamar Alexander, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
March 13, 2012 Senator Carper Votes to Preserve Alternative Energy Tax Credits
March 8, 2012 Letter to Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director and Deputy Director for Management
Feb. 10, 2012 Key Stakeholder Wind Group Backs Offshore Wind Investment Tax Credit Extension
Feb. 10, 2012 Key Stakeholder Wind Group Backs Offshore Wind Investment Tax Credit Extension
Feb. 9, 2012 Senator Carper Commends NRC Approval of New Nuclear Reactors Construction
Feb. 2, 2012 Carper Welcomes Obama Administration Major Offshore Wind Announcement
Dec. 21, 2011 Carper Commends the EPA for Taking Action to Reduce Mercury and Other Air Toxics
Dec. 15, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Review of the NRC's Near-Term Task Force Recommendations for Enhancing Reactor Safety in the 21st Century
Dec. 13, 2011 Carper Reaction to NRG Announcement Regarding Bluewater Offshore Wind Project
Dec. 12, 2011 Carper Statement on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Dec. 5, 2011 Letter to Hilary Clinton, Secretary of State
Nov. 17, 2011 Carper, Snowe Celebrate Unanimous Approval of Resolution in Support of Recycling
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Howard Gruenspecht, Acting Administrator of U.S. Energy Information Administration
Nov. 1, 2011 Sen. Carper Commends Federal Agencies' Efforts to Reduce Energy Use
Oct. 25, 2011 Letter to Chairwoman Murray and Chairman Hensarling
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Secretary Salazar, Department of Interior
Aug. 24, 2011 Sen. Carper Reacts to East Coast Earthquakes Impact on Area Nuclear Power Plants
Aug. 17, 2011 Sen. Carper Praises Department of Energy for Cutting Website Costs
Aug. 2, 2011 Joint Hearing of the Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcommittee and the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee - "Review of the NRC's Near-Term Task Force Recommendations for Enhancing Reactor Safety in the 21st Century"
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