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Dan Byers

EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP) has been on quite the roller coaster ride since it was first announced in June 2014. The agency’s sweeping attempt to transform America’s electricity sector was the centerpiece of President Obama’s domestic policy legacy and is now one of the prime targets of President Trump’s ambitious regulatory reform agenda. Add in massive, complex litigation highlighted by an unprecedented Supreme Court stay in February 2016, and it’s difficult to think of a regulatory issue that has sustained such a high profile for such a long time. It ain’t over yet.

Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute, issued the following statement today regarding EPA’s formal action proposing repeal of the Clean Power Plan (CPP):  

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Stephen Eule

America’s energy security risk in 2016 was at its lowest point in two decades, according to the 2017 edition of the Global Energy Institute’s Index of U.S. Energy Security Risk.

Press Release

Global Energy Institute Releases Annual Index of U.S. Energy Security Risk

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The 2017 edition of Global Energy Institute’s Index of U.S. Energy Security Risk finds that U.S. energy security is continuing to rapidly improve to one of the best scores in decades, after hitting bottom just five years ago. 

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Stephen Eule

The Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) latest International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO) is hot off the presses. It provides a look at global trends in energy supply and demand from 2012 out to 2050.

With the normal caveats about the difficulty of predicting the future, let’s take a look at some of the IEO 2017’s highlights:

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