Recap of the annual State of the Union Address, delivered by the President on February 12, 2013.
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Wed, Feb 13 2013 11:28:46
During his remarks, the President covered a variety of energy topics – from climate change to advanced manufacturing. Watch the video below for a rundown of State of the Union energy highlights.
On the topic of energy, the President stressed the progress we've made.
President Obama: "After years of talking about it, we are finally poised to control our own energy future." #CleanEnergy #JobsNow #SOTU
RT @ThinkGreenPower RT @ENERGY: Learn more about Record Year for #Wind mentioned during #SOTU http://go.usa.gov/4skw #cleanenergy
@ENERGY U.S installed in 2012 13 GW of Wind power, almost the whole Colombian power installed cap. Great clean energy messages in #SOTU2013
Obama: "Over the last 4 years, our emissions of the dangerous carbon pollution that threatens our planet have actually fallen" #cleanenergy
Obama: "Last year, wind energy added nearly half of all new power capacity in America. So let’s generate even more." #cleanenergy #SOTU
MA clean nrg jobs up 11.2% RT @ENERGY U.S. #CleanEnergy industry creating jobs, manufacturing opportunity http://go.usa.gov/4TJW #SOTU
Let’s cut in 1/2 the energy wasted by our homes & businesses over the next 20 years #SOTU http://energy.gov/better-buildings
U.S. doubles down on manufacturing competitiveness w/ National Additive Manufacturing Inst. & more R coming @ENERGY @DeptofDefense #SOTU