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Colin Finnegan

Tuesday

Energy Capacity

According to reports, about 20 percent of gas stations in the state are without gasoline as of Monday morning, GasBuddy reported, while 10 percent are without power. In South Carolina, 9 percent of stations were without gas. Other stations have extensive lines of cars waiting to fill up, according to reports on social media.

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Colin Finnegan

Over the past 24 hours, one of the first significant storms of the 2018 hurricane season has battered the eastern shores of the Gulf Coast. As of late yesterday, Hurricane Gordon was located just 95 miles south of Biloxi, Mississippi, and 90 miles south of Mobile, Alabama, according to NOAA’s 10pm update. Alabama and Mississippi officials issued hurricane warnings and prepped residents to prepare for evacuations. Meanwhile, Louisiana governor John Bel Edwards has issued a state of emergency.

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Dan Byers

Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its long-awaited proposal to replace the Obama Administration’s Clean Power Plan (CPP)—the Proposed Affordable Clean Energy Rule, or “ACE.”

Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute, issued the following statement regarding EPA’s proposed Affordable Clean Energy Rule on electric power plants, which replaces the Clean Power Plan issued by the previous administration: 

Press Release

Utility Tax Savings to Benefit Residential and Industrial Customers, Broader Economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new analysis released by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Energy Institute (GEI) found that electricity customers across the United States will save billions as a result of the recently enacted “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017,” while the broader economy will create tens of thousands of jobs and see billions more in economic activity.

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