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Dan Byers

Have you heard the good news about the excellent state of U.S. air quality? Chances are, you haven’t. In fact, it is much more likely that you’ve heard the opposite—glum stories of smoggy skies and unhealthy air constantly under threat from industrial pollution and SUVs.

Reality begs to differ. As we celebrate Earth Day, it’s worth acknowledging that by many key metrics, the U.S. has some of the cleanest air in the world, and steady improvements are continuing over the long-term.  

Press Release

Global Energy Institute vice president of policy Dan Byers made the following comment on President Trump’s MOU with EPA regarding air quality standards:

Press Release

The following statement is from Neil Bradley, executive vice president and chief policy officer for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce: 

Dear Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Kaptur:
Dear Chairman Alexander and Ranking Member Feinstein:
The United States is facing strong international competition in the development of advanced energy technologies that are cleaner, cheaper, and more versatile than the current system of commerciallyavailable technologies.

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