Driven by technological innovation, America is in the midst of an energy revolution that will help meet the world’s growing demand for energy while reducing emissions. This innovation has propelled the U.S. to become the world’s largest oil and natural gas producer—done under the strictest environmental standards. Our growing renewable energy industry and nuclear industries hold great promise to produce more emissions-free electricity, even while more work lies ahead developing the technologies of tomorrow that promise to decarbonize our economy without sacrificing reliability or affordability. American energy has spawned a manufacturing renaissance, which has created trade opportunities and transformed our economy.
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The U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute is playing a leading role in the fight to modernize our energy infrastructure, including pipelines, transmission lines, and other facilities needed to meet growing energy demands. Rather than artificial policy constraints through canceled projects and mandates, the Chamber supports efforts to reduce the environmental footprint of energy production and is working on bipartisan solutions to allow the U.S. to maintain its competitive edge and utilize our abundant energy resources.
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- Jun 28, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 2225 and H.R. 3593 This Hill letter was sent to Members of the House of Representatives regarding H.R. 2225 and H.R. 3593, two bills that reauthorize the Department of Energy (DOE) and National Science Foundation (NSF).
- Jun 23, 2021U.S. Chamber Key Vote Letter on S. 1251, "Growing Climate Solutions Act" This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate supporting S. 1251, the "Growing Climate Solutions Act."
- Jun 21, 2021President Biden’s Corporate Tax Hike Means Higher Energy Prices for Families and Businesses Americans will be paying more for energy if Congress passes President Biden’s proposed corporate tax hike.
- Jun 14, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 3593, the Department of Energy Science for the Future Act. This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology on H.R. 3593, the "Department of Energy Science for the Future Act."
- Jun 07, 2021U.S. Chamber Comments on DOE's Request for Information on "Ensuring the Continued Security of the United States Critical Electric Infrastructure" The U.S. Chamber of Commerce (“the Chamber”) appreciates the opportunity to submit these comments in response to the Request for Information (“RFI”) issued on April 20, 2021, by the Office of Electricity, Department of Energy (“DOE”).
- Jun 03, 2021Chuck Chaitovitz Testimony before the EPA on the American Innovation and Manufacturing Act Allocation Rule Chuck Chaitovitz's testimony before the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) hearing on the American Innovation and Manufacturing Act Allocation Rule.
- May 27, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 2668, the “Consumer Protection and Recovery Act" This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, on H.R. 2668, the “Consumer Protection and Recovery Act."
- May 21, 2021U.S. Chamber Praises Publication of HFC Phasedown Rule Marty Durbin, president of the U.S. Chamber's Global Energy Institute, issued the following statement today regarding the publication of regulations to implement provisions of the American Innovation and Manufacturing Act of 2020:
- May 18, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Dr. Michal Freedhoff to be Assistant Administrator of the EPA's Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention This Hill letter was sent to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, supporting the Nomination of Dr. Michal Freedhoff to be Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention.
- May 11, 2021U.S. Chamber Calls for Additional Actions to Relieve Fuel Supply Disruption Marty Durbin, President of the U.S. Chamber's Global Energy Institute, issued the following statement today regarding the East Coast fuel supply disruption.