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Dan ByersStephen Eule

Virtually unheard of just 3 months ago, the Green New Deal (GND) has burst into the national debate faster and more furiously than any issue in recent memory. As controversial as the ideas in the GND are, advocates on both sides seem to agree that the proposal would entail a radical and unprecedented transformation of America’s economic and energy systems.

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Dan Byers

Earlier this month, the Chamber’s Global Energy Institute rolled out our “American Energy: Cleaner, Stronger” agenda. GEI Acting President Christopher Guith summarized the effort thusly:

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Heath Knakmuhs

As more and more liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities come online across America, we would be remiss not to give due credit to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). After all, it’s FERC that puts the careful work into reviewing, analyzing and ultimately approving these projects, which benefit all Americans by creating jobs, injecting new revenue into the economy and improving global trade balances by providing low-priced natural gas to nearly 30 allies and trading partner countries.

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San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) a Sempra Energy utility, is at the forefront of addressing the threat of wildfires. Learn more about SDG&E’s innovative Weather Center and the team of meteorologists using advanced data to mitigate risks by analyzing data from 177 weather stations throughout the San Diego region to model threats, manage the electricity grid, notify the public of impeding dangers, and help first responders.

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Matt Letourneau

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?