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#SOTU Roundup: Energy Highlights from the 2014 State of the Union

January 29, 2014 - 12:45pm


On January 28, 2014, President Obama delivered his fifth State of the Union address at the U.S. Capitol Building. Above, check out the energy and climate change highlights from the speech. | Video compilation by Matty Greene, Energy Department.

Energy topics featured prominently in last night’s State of the Union address. From fuel efficiency and domestic energy independence to high-tech clean energy manufacturing and climate change, President Obama laid out a vision for energy policies that create jobs and will leave a cleaner, safer planet for future generations.

Watch the energy highlights from the President’s speech in the video above, complete with charts and graphics from the White House’s enhanced State of the Union broadcast.

Want to learn more about what you heard in the State of the Union? Tweet your questions to @WhiteHouse today using the hashtag #AskTheWH. Now through 12:30 p.m. EST, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy (@GinaEPA) and Dan Utech, Special Assistant to President Obama for Energy and Climate Change (@Utech44), will answer your energy and climate change questions on Twitter.