CCAGW Annual Ratings

Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization -- Alternative Energy Qualification Requirement


Buck, R-Colo., amendment that would prohibit funds authorized by the bill from being used by the Defense Department to purchase alternative energy unless such energy is equivalent in its cost and capabilities to conventional energy. The bill would require the Defense Department to complete a cost competitiveness calculation in order to determine the cost and capabilities of such energy sources.

Vote Number: 
House Vote 367
Bill Number: 
HR 2810
CCAGW Position: 
Vote Results: 
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 203-218 : R 202-32; D 1-186