WASHINGTON, DC — Growth Energy CEO Tom Buis applauded the recent news that President Obama has nominated American Council on Renewable Energy’s President and CEO, Vice Admiral Dennis McGinn to serve as the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy, Instillations and Environment. Buis hailed the nomination, stating:
“I commend the President for nominating Vice Admiral McGinn as Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy, Installations, and Environment. He is a tireless advocate for renewable fuels, a decorated patriot and a strong leader. He understands the benefits and importance of renewable fuels and will play a central role in advancing our efforts to reduce our dependence on foreign oil.”
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