Thursday, February 27, 2020

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce News

Chamber of Commerce releases report on state costs of federal environmental programs

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce recently released a report showing that states bear the bulk of costs associated with administering federal delegated environmental programs, receiving 28 percent of the funding needed for them.
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Chamber criticizes new guidance for environmental reviews under NEPA

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce recently criticized the White House’s final guidance for National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) environmental reviews, citing its potential to hinder development and land management projects.
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U.S. Chamber of Commerce launches report series on candidate’s energy policies

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy recently announced the impending launch of its Energy Accountability Series, which will feature reports on the potential impacts of political candidate’s energy policies.
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Chamber of Commerce releases report on EPA and OSHA regulatory impact on brick makers

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a report last week that highlights the combined impacts of two new and proposed regulations on the brick-making industry, which is primarily composed of small businesses.
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Chamber of Commerce seeks to block lawsuit to further lower ozone standard

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce recently filed a motion to intervene with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in response to a lawsuit that would further lower the National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ozone.
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Chamber of Commerce supports Circuit Court decision to expedite lawsuit over EPA's Clean Power Plan

U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy President and CEO Karen Harbert recently declared the D.C. Circuit Court’s decision to expedite legal review of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan a victory for her organization.
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Chamber of Commerce releases critical Clean Power Plan analysis

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy recently released a new analysis, titled “What’s in a Target,” of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan (CPP), which criticizes the regulation’s subjectivity and fairness.
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Chamber of Commerce files petition for review of EPA’s lower NAAQS for ground-level ozone

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce recently joined other business associations in challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s recently lowered National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ground-level ozone, which is now 70 parts per billion (ppb).
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Chamber criticizes President’s veto of Congressional Review Act EPA Resolution

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for 21st Century Energy President Karen Harbert recently condemned President Barack Obama’s veto of the Congressional Review Act, which intended to block the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan.
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U.S. Chamber of Commerce says Federal regulation harms Alaskan oil and gas industries

The chamber made the statement after the DOI cancelled lease auctions for oil and gas exploration off the Alaskan Arctic Coast.
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US Chamber critical of EPA's proposed ozone standards for Denver

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued a release Tuesday detailing the potential effects of the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed ozone regulations on the Denver region.
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Chamber of Commerce CEO reacts to final EPA Clean Power Plan

Donohoe condemns regulation for vast upgrades required of nation's electrical grid
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