Rick Sikma on Energy & Oil

Republican Senate Challenger

Expedite low-emission coal & oil alternatives

Q: Do you support or oppose the policy: "Replace coal and oil with alternatives"?

A: SUPPORT: All possible resources should be utilized to keep up with the demand for energy and lower the expense and costs involved. There are low-emission alternatives available using coal and oil that should be expedited to bring relief to all citizens. Many other alternatives are out there and must also be developed.

Source: Email interview on 2008 Senate race with OnTheIssues.org Jun 2, 2008

Develop ANWR urgently; construct new oil refineries

Our nation is truly facing a crisis regarding fuel prices. We must act quickly and decisively if we are to bring any kind of relief to the people and our country.