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Environmentalists Target Collins In Stepped Up Bid To Kill Biomass Measure

October 28, 2016
As House and Senate negotiators continue efforts to negotiate energy legislation, environmentalists are stepping up their push to block a controversial amendment requiring EPA and other agencies to treat biomass as carbon neutral, releasing a video alleging that Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) introduced the amendment at the behest of biomass industry groups. The Oct. 28 video , released by the Partnership for Policy Integrity (PFPI), a group that opposes biomass power, shows that Collins lifted language directly from industry websites...