Energy

America is in the midst of a true energy revolution. After decades of fear over potential energy scarcity, we are now in an era of energy abundance, driven by technological innovation and American know-how. But will we have the wisdom to capitalize on this opportunity? If we develop smart policies, we can use affordable and abundant energy to launch a manufacturing revival, improve our trade deficit, effectively increase household spending power, and revitalize America’s economy.

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Above the FoldMay 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
Stack of plastic cups.

Why American Plastics Producers Love the Shale Boom

The shale boom is powering innovation and industrial investment by making feedstocks and electricity more affordable.

Above the FoldMay 22, 2017 - 10:45am
May 18, 2017 - Washington, DC, USA: U.S. Invest In America Summit, featuring Vice President Mike Pence, Treasury Sec. Steve Mnuchin. With Tom Donohue, and Myron Brilliant.    Photo by Joshua Roberts / © U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Just Another Week At the Chamber…

VP Pence and more.

Above the FoldMay 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Pipelines in front of a dusky sky.

Infrastructure Week: Spotlight on Energy Infrastructure

Maintaining and expanding our pipelines, transmission lines, substations, and offshore platforms is essential to our nation’s future.

Above the FoldMay 16, 2017 - 5:30pm
A truck drives past four oil pumpjacks outside Williston, North Dakota.

Oil is Flowing Through the Dakota Access Pipeline, and North Dakota is Benefiting

We're remindered that policies that support energy drives job creation and economic growth.

Above the FoldMay 09, 2017 - 4:15pm
Natural gas pipes in Bismarck, North Dakota.

Trump Opens the Door to More Pipelines Being Approved

The president will nominate two people to a little-known federal agency.

CommentMay 09, 2017 - 12:15pm

Comments to EPA on Evaluation of Existing Regulations

VIA ELECTRONIC FILING

Above the FoldMay 03, 2017 - 5:00pm
Pipe to be used for the Keystone XL pipeline in a field in Gascoyne, ND.

Here’s Why the Keystone XL Pipeline Will Be Good for Nebraska

The project will have a significant economic impact on the Cornhusker State.

Above the FoldMay 02, 2017 - 5:15pm
John Watson, chairman and CEO of Chevron.

World Oil Demand Needs More than U.S. Shale

President Donald Trump is cognizant of this fact and wants to unleash American energy.

Above the FoldMay 01, 2017 - 5:00pm
Oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico

Trump Does a 180 on Obama’s Offshore Energy Policy

The executive order could lead to future energy opportunities in the Mid-Atlantic, the Eastern Gulf of Mexico, and the Arctic.

Press ReleaseApr 28, 2017 - 11:15am

U.S. Chamber’s Energy Institute Praises Trump Administration Efforts to Expand Offshore Energy Development

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 efforts by the Trump administration to expand offshore energy development: