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Dec 8, 2011

Peterson signs on to regional haze bill

Congressman Collin Peterson has signed onto H.R. 3379, the Regional Haze Federalism Act, to address issues with the Environmental Protection Agency’s Regional Haze rule.

Sep 19, 2011

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Over $6 Million to Improve Electric Service in Northern Minnesota

Support Will Allow North Star Electric Co-Op to Build or Improve Over 100 Miles of Distribution Lines

Feb 26, 2010

Peterson introduces "Disapproval Resolution" in the House

Congressman Collin Peterson, House Armed Services Chairman Ike Skelton (D-MO) and Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) have introduced a Joint Resolution to repeal the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) “endangerment finding”.

Feb 2, 2010

Peterson sponsors legislation to restrict the EPA

U.S. Representative Collin Peterson joined House Armed Services Chairman Ike Skelton (D-MO) and Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) in introducing legislation to prevent the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from regulating greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air Act, and to stop the EPA from harming the renewable fuels industry.

May 6, 2008

Peterson announces funding for conservation

12.9 million in the thirty-three Western MN counties for installing conservation practices.

Sep 20, 2007

Fergus Falls Businesses Awarded Value-Added Grants

Congressman Collin Peterson announced that Otter Tail Ag Enterprises, LLC, and Buffalo Meat Inc., both of Fergus Falls, have been awarded USDA Rural Development Value-Added Producer grants.

Jun 27, 2007

Peterson Announces USDA Funding for Gasifier Project in Williams

U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson announced that the Giziibii Resource Conservation & Development Council in Bemidji has been awarded $229,700 for a Demonstration & Evaluation of Burning Waste Streams Project from the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service 2007 Conservation Innovation Grants Awards.

Jun 12, 2007

PETERSON & WALZ INTRODUCE WIND ENERGY PROMOTION ACT

Today, Rep. Tim Walz and House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson introduced the Wind Energy Promotion Act, which will make it easier for individuals and small groups to take advantage of tax incentives that encourage wind energy production.

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