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President-elect Obama Names Environmental Policy Team


Posted 12/12/08

 

 

 

President-elect Barack Obama has named his environmental policy team. Lisa Jackson, former head of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection will become the new EPA Administrator.  Nobel prize winner and director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Steven Chu, was named Energy Secretary; and Carol Browner, former head of EPA during the Clinton Administration, will take over the newly created post of Energy Coordinator.  Earlier in the week, President-elect Obama named Nancy Sutley, Deputy Mayor for Energy and Environment for the City of Los Angeles and a top environmental and energy advisor to California Governors Schwarzenegger and Davis, to head of the White House Council on Environmental Quality.  Read More

 

 

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