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[121 STAT. 1729]
[121 STAT. 1729]
PUBLIC LAW 110-000—MMMM. DD, 2007

PUBLIC LAW 110–140—DEC. 19, 2007

121 STAT. 1729

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(A) the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of Commerce, and the Secretary of State, who shall serve as Co-Chairpersons of the Interagency Working Group; and (B) other members, as determined by the Chairperson or Co-Chairpersons of the Task Force. (3) DUTIES.—The Interagency Working Group shall coordinate the resources and relevant programs of the Department of Energy, the Department of Commerce, the Department of State, and other relevant Federal departments and agencies to support the export of clean and efficient energy technologies developed or demonstrated in the United States to other countries and the deployment of such clean and efficient energy technologies in such other countries. (4) INTERAGENCY CENTER.—The Interagency Working Group— (A) shall establish an Interagency Center on the Export of Clean and Efficient Energy Technologies (in this section referred to as the ‘‘Interagency Center’’) to assist the Interagency Working Group in carrying out its duties required under paragraph (3); and (B) shall locate the Interagency Center at a site agreed upon by the Co-Chairpersons of the Interagency Working Group, with the approval of the Chairperson or Co-Chairpersons of the Task Force. (c) STRATEGY.— (1) IN GENERAL.—Not later than 1 year after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Task Force shall develop and submit to the President and the appropriate congressional committees a strategy to— (A) support the development and implementation of programs, policies, and initiatives in developing countries to promote the adoption and deployment of clean and efficient energy technologies, with an emphasis on those developing countries that are expected to experience the most significant growth in energy production and use over the next 20 years; (B) open and expand clean and efficient energy technology markets and facilitate the export of clean and efficient energy technologies to developing countries, in a manner consistent with United States obligations as a member of the World Trade Organization; (C) integrate into the foreign policy objectives of the United States the promotion of— (i) the deployment of clean and efficient energy technologies and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in developing countries; and (ii) the export of clean and efficient energy technologies; and (D) develop financial mechanisms and instruments, including securities that mitigate the political and foreign exchange risks of uses that are consistent with the foreign policy objectives of the United States by combining the private sector market and government enhancements, that— (i) are cost-effective; and

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