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Global Energy Institute

The purpose of the U.S. Chamber Global Energy Institute is to unify energy stakeholders and policymakers behind a common strategy to ensure that America's supply of fuel and power is adequate, stable, and affordable, while protecting national security, and improving the environment.

Recent Activity

Above the FoldAug 09, 2017 - 4:30pm
A pedestrian carries a Venezuelan flag during a national strike in Caracas, Venezuela.

Venezuela’s Problems Point to the Need for Pipelines from Canada

The United States needs to continue to diversify and grow its supplies of energy.

Press ReleaseAug 03, 2017 - 7:00pm

U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute Applauds Confirmation of FERC Nominees

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the Senate’s vote today to confirm Neil Chatterjee and Rob Powelson as Commissioners on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), Global Energy Institute President and CEO Karen Harbert issued the following statement:

Above the FoldJul 25, 2017 - 10:15am
PG&E's Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant

Not A Guarantee, But a Fighting Chance

The Global Energy Institute advocates for a diverse mix of energy resources. Among them are 99 commercial nuclear reactors.

CommentJul 14, 2017 - 11:15am

Comments to DOE on Request for Information on Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs

VIA ELECTRONIC FILING To: U.S. Department of EnergyOffice of the General Counsel1000 Independence Ave SW, Room 6A245Washington, DC 20585(

Above the FoldJul 07, 2017 - 4:00pm
Oil pumping jack in Fort Lupton, Colorado.

Interior Department Will Speed Up Approving Oil and Natural Gas Permits on Federal Lands

The average time to process a drilling permit application for federal land was 257 days in 2016.

Above the FoldJun 26, 2017 - 9:00am
Global Energy Institute

Driving Another Decade of Energy Progress

America has transformed from energy scarcity and foreign reliance to abundance and exporting American resources around the world.

Above the FoldMay 22, 2017 - 10:45am
May 18, 2017 - Washington, DC, USA: U.S. Invest In America Summit, featuring Vice President Mike Pence, Treasury Sec. Steve Mnuchin. With Tom Donohue, and Myron Brilliant.    Photo by Joshua Roberts / © U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Just Another Week At the Chamber…

VP Pence and more.

Above the FoldMay 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Pipelines in front of a dusky sky.

Infrastructure Week: Spotlight on Energy Infrastructure

Maintaining and expanding our pipelines, transmission lines, substations, and offshore platforms is essential to our nation’s future.

Above the FoldMay 16, 2017 - 5:30pm
A truck drives past four oil pumpjacks outside Williston, North Dakota.

Oil is Flowing Through the Dakota Access Pipeline, and North Dakota is Benefiting

We're remindered that policies that support energy drives job creation and economic growth.

Above the FoldMay 09, 2017 - 4:15pm
Natural gas pipes in Bismarck, North Dakota.

Trump Opens the Door to More Pipelines Being Approved

The president will nominate two people to a little-known federal agency.