Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Energy - Environment

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Dec 3, 2009 Press Release

Seventh District Lawmaker says leaked emails merit “a thorough and transparent investigation”

Jun 26, 2009 Press Release

On June 26, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2454, the “American Clean Energy and Security Act.”

I voted in favor of the American Clean Energy and Security Act because the legislation greatly benefits New Jersey. The measure also moves us closer to a national energy policy that reduces our dependence on foreign oil, ensures our national security and leads to a path toward cleaner energy.


Jun 17, 2009 Press Release

COLONIA, NJ -- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) recently toured the Home Depot in Colonia.   During the visit, Lance talked with employees about his efforts in Congress to push for renewable energy and efforts to help the environment.    

Lance also answered questions about issues before the Congress including health care, the environment and tax relief.

Apr 22, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In honor of Earth Day 2009, Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) announced his support for bipartisan legislation known as the “American Renewable Energy Act” (H.R. 890). The bill would establish a renewable electricity standard (RES) to help ensure America is generating a quarter of its electricity from clean energy sources by 2025.