When President Obama came into office in early 2009, one of his
highest priorities was to pass cap-and-trade energy legislation
designed to dramatically reduce carbon dioxide emissions that
contribute to global warming. Despite the president's emphasis on
this issue, it appears Congress will not pass major energy
legislation before it adjourns late this year.
Energy policy presents opportunities for roofing professionals
because the roofing industry can play a significant role in
enhancing buildings' energy efficiency and developing renewable
sources of energy.
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