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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- Apr 27, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 1251, the “Growing Climate Solutions Act of 2021" This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the Senate Committee on Agriculture on S. 1251, the "Growing Climate Solutions Act of 2021."
- Apr 22, 2021U.S. Chamber Statement on Biden Climate Goal Marty Durbin, Senior Vice President of Policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement regarding President Biden’s announced climate goal.
- Apr 20, 2021U.S. Chamber Statement on House Republican Energy Innovation Agenda Global Energy Institute President Marty Durbin issued the following statement on the House Republican Energy Innovation Agenda:
- Apr 14, 2021Policy Recommendations for the New Administration: Brazil The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Brazil-United States Business Council (BUSBC) offers recommendations on expanded priorities including collaboration to combat the global pandemic, a new digitized economy, "green" energy, environmental protection, and initiatives to build on 2020’s important, but incomplete, bilateral trade agreement.
- Apr 14, 2021Policy Recommendations for the New Administration: Egypt The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's U.S.-Egypt Business Council offers recommendations to enhance the U.S.-Egypt economic relationship.
- Apr 14, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter to the Senate on the Nomination of Brenda Mallory to be CEQ Chair This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, on the Nomination of Brenda Mallory to be Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality.
- Apr 13, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 2393, the “No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels (NOPEC) Act" This Hill letter was sent to the House Committee on the Judiciary on H.R. 2393, the “No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels (NOPEC) Act."
- Apr 09, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on Energy Act of 2020 Innovation Programs This letter was sent to the Chairs and Ranking Members of the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations calling for sufficient funding for Energy Act of 2020 innovation programs.
- Mar 22, 2021The Business Community Values Water Happy World Water Day!
- Mar 17, 2021The First Stop on the Road to Glasgow is Spelled N-D-C We need to reduce emissions while ensuring national targets and timetables are achievable for American economic interests.