The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America (“the Chamber”) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (“EPA’s”) proposed amendments to the Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions From New, Modified, and Reconstructed Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units, Proposed Rule, Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–OAR–2013–0495; FRL–9987–85–OAR, 83 Fed. Reg. 65424 (Dec. 20, 2018) (the “Proposal” or “Proposed Rule”).
As we look back on CERAWeek 2019, it is once again apparent just how much the energy sector has become a high tech industry. The theme of this year’s conference, attended by Global Energy Institute president and CEO Karen Harbert, was “Silicon Valley Meets the Oil Patch.” Indeed, a glance at the attendee and exhibitor list may lead one to think that this was a Silicon Valley conference.