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Stephen Eule

Today Global Energy Institute President and CEO Karen Harbert testified before the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Energy on the impact of NAFTA on North American energy.

Testimony

Thank you, Chairman Upton, Ranking Member Rush, and members of the Committee. I am Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the Global Energy Institute (GEI), an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than three million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations, and dedicated to promoting, protecting, and defending America’s free enterprise system.

Testimony

Thank you, Chairman Sullivan, Ranking Member Peters, and members of the Committee. I am Christopher Guith, senior vice president of the Global Energy Institute (Institute), an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than three million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations, and dedicated to promoting, protecting, and defending America’s free enterprise system.

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Heath Knakmuhs

For the first time in two long years, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has reached its full, five-member complement following the swearing in of the new FERC Chairman Kevin McIntyre this month.

Former Chairman Norman Bay resigned from his post in late January when President Trump tapped standing Commissioner Cheryl LaFleur, a holdover from the Obama administration, to serve as acting chair. This left the agency with only two of five members – and the inability to move any projects forward.

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Matthew Koch

Although the Keystone XL pipeline has been out of the public eye for a number of months, TransCanada has been working in Nebraska to obtain state approval of the pipeline following the federal government’s decision to endorse the project. As you will recall, Keystone XL was first proposed in 2008, but delayed for years and eventually rejected by the Obama Administration. The Trump Administration reversed that decision.  You may have seen some news about Keystone XL recently.  Here is what is happening:

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