Alliance to Save Energy's Ungar pushes energy tax incentives for economic stimulus package
With fears of a recession and stock prices plummeting, Congress and the president are hoping to create an economic stimulus package that will eliminate some of the financial burden currently facing Americans. What role can energy tax incentives play in this plan? During today's OnPoint, Lowell Ungar, senior policy adviser for the Alliance to Save Energy, explains how energy can play a role in the stimulus plan. Ungar also gives a preview of energy and climate legislation in 2008 and comments on how the upcoming elections may affect the prospects for legislation this year.