FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions (CRES) Managing Director Heather Reams released the following statement upon the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee’s approval of Daniel Simmons’s nomination to serve as Assistant Secretary for the Energy Department’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE).
“Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions applauds Chairman Lisa Murkowski and members of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee for the approval of Daniel Simmons’s nomination to serve as Assistant Secretary for the Energy Department’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy,” said Reams. “As EERE Acting Assistant Secretary, Simmons has established himself as a leader who understands how the free market and innovation drive the development of clean energy technologies that balance our nation’s economic, energy and environmental needs. CRES looks forward to continuing to work with Mr. Simmons to promote policies that will increase abundant, affordable and environmentally friendly energy production to ensure that American consumers and families can benefit from clean energy solutions for generations to come.”
Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions is a 501(c)(4) non-profit organization founded in 2013 to engage Republican policymakers and the public about commonsense, conservative solutions to address our nation’s need for abundant, reliable energy while preserving our environment.