More on Energy & Environment

Aug 7, 2012

In Your Neighborhood

Aug 1, 2012

Capps Announces Over $2 Million in Federal Funding To Help San Luis Obispo Regional Transit Authority Upgrade Bus Fleet to Clean Diesel

The new buses will reduce emissions to the greatest extent possible and will help modernize and standardize the RTA's fleet, thereby improving air quality, consistency, and customer service.

Jul 25, 2012

Capps Continues Efforts to Protect California’s Coastline, Votes Against Misguided Legislation Mandating New Drilling off Central Coast

This is the 11th time in 18 months the House has voted on legislation that unnecessarily is a giant giveaway to Big Oil by opening up nearly every last piece of the public’s lands to drilling.

Jul 17, 2012

Capps Applauds Federal Grant to State of California to Fund Marine Debris Removal From Tsunami

It’s critical that California, and all Western states, have a plan and the resources necessary to clean up the increased volume of marine debris resulting from the tsunami and earthquake in Japan.

Apr 20, 2012

Capps Statement on Earth Day

As we commemorate Earth Day, I remain committed to protecting our natural resources and moving forward with a clean energy economy.

Apr 18, 2012

Capps Calls on Congress to Finally Take Up National Oil Spill Commission Recommendations

"It’s incredibly disappointing that two years after the BP oil disaster in the Gulf, the leadership in the House has failed to take concrete action to prevent another catastrophic oil spill."