Press Release

  • Press Release
    December 11, 2018

    U.S. Chamber’s Harbert Praises New Water Rule

    WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Energy Institute President & CEO Karen Harbert issued the following statement regarding a new proposed rule revising the definition of “Waters of the United States (WOTUS)”: “This new rule is good news for businesses, farmers, and localities because
  • Press Release
    August 21, 2018

    U.S. Chamber Statement on EPA Affordable Clean Energy Rule

    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: “The Chamber
  • Press Release
    September 24, 2019

    U.S. Chamber Announces Member Task Force on Climate Action

    NEW YORK, NY — On the heels of the U.N. Climate Action Summit, the Chamber today announced the formation of a new Task Force on Climate Action. The announcement came during a Chamber-led meeting of nearly 30 companies, and climate and energy experts at the Concordia summit . "As part of our ongoing
  • Press Release
    September 19, 2019

    U.S. Chamber Statement on the Public Utility Regulatory Policy Act (PURPA)

    In response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's proposed update of the Public Utility Regulatory Policy Act, Global Energy Institute Vice President and Policy Counsel, Heath Knakmuhs, issued the following statement: “Reforming the Public Utilities Regulatory Policy Act (PURPA) will save
  • Press Release
    September 12, 2019

    U.S. Chamber Statement on Clean Water Announcement

    Marty Durbin, President of the U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute, issued the following statement regarding today’s announcement from EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers regarding step one of the Administration’s Waters of the United States rulemaking process: “For decades, America has been
  • Press Release
    August 23, 2019

    U.S. Chamber Statement on Nebraska Keystone XL Decision

    Christopher Guith, Acting President, U.S. Chamber's Global Energy Institute issued the following statement on the Nebraska Keystone XL Decision: "Today’s decision by the Nebraska Supreme Court to allow the Keystone XL pipeline route to proceed removes another major hurdle to construction. Keystone