Statements about Energy
"The president’s own advisers have said there’s a war on coal."
"We are about halfway" to the president’s goal to cut greenhouse gas emissions and "about half of that is because of the substitution of natural gas for coal in the power sector."
The "most realistic estimates" for jobs created by Keystone XL are "maybe 2,000 jobs during the construction of the pipeline."
"We have doubled the distance our cars will go on a gallon of gas."
When Mitt Romney was governor of Massachusetts, he "stood in front of a coal plant and pointed at it and said, ‘This plant kills.’"
"Oil production is down 14 percent this year on federal land."
"In one year, (President Obama) provided $90 billion in breaks to the green energy world … into solar and wind, to Solyndra and Fisker and Tesla and Ener1."
"We've doubled our use of renewable energy."
"After 30 years of inaction, we raised fuel standards so that by the middle of the next decade, cars and trucks will go twice as far on a gallon of gas."
Says Mitt Romney "wants to end tax credits for wind producers."
Stimulus dollars paid for "windmills from China."
Says stimulus money went to buy electric cars from Finland as a payback to Obama supporters.
Says Dow Chemical decided to build a plant in Saudi Arabia rather than Oklahoma due to the impact of environmental regulations on the supply of natural gas.
Says the stimulus bill sent tax credits overseas, such as "tens of millions of dollars to build traffic lights in China."
Says the stimulus bill sent tax credits overseas, such as "half a billion to an electric car company that created hundreds of jobs in Finland."
Says the stimulus bill sent tax credits overseas, such as "$1.2 billion to a solar company that's building a plant in Mexico."
In the past three years, "we've added enough new oil and gas pipeline to circle the Earth and then some."
Says oil "production's down where Obama's in charge."
Last year, "Exxon pocketed nearly $4.7 million every hour."
President Barack Obama’s policies have forced "many parts of the country to experience rolling blackouts."
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