Sempra’s San Diego Gas & Electric Is Proving that Not All Innovators Wear Lab Coats When we think of innovation, images of scientists dressed in lab coats often come to mind. But some of the most important innovation in the electricity industry is actually occurring…in a weather center? And not just
WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new report by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Energy Institute (GEI) found that the anti-energy “Keep it in the Ground” (KIITG) movement has prevented at least $91.9 billion in domestic economic activity and eliminated nearly 730,000 job opportunities. In addition, federal,
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
On December 22, 2017, President Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 that amended the International Revenue Code of 1986. This represents the first major tax reform in more than three decades, lowering rates for all businesses, making our tax system more competitive, and unleashing a new era of growth for the American economy. Because of these changes, companies are reinvesting in their business, employees are reaping rewards through bonuses and increased wages, and individuals are keeping more of their hard-earned wages in their paychecks each month.
Today’s Decision Shows Investors that ‘Things Have Changed in Washington’ WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today following the Trump administration’s approval of the federal permit for the Keystone XL pipeline: “After many
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy, issued the following statement following President Trump’s signature on the Congressional Review Act Resolution repealing the so-called Stream Protection Rule: “We commend Congress and
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy, today issued the following statement regarding changes to the Department of Interior’s offshore drilling plan: “America’s job creators have become accustomed to the relentless drumbeat of anti
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