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Access to reliable, affordable energy undergirds U.S. national and economic security, and a clean, healthy environment is essential for economic prosperity now and for future generations. Business Roundtable supports policies that capitalize on America’s strengths in technology and energy diversity to maximize U.S. energy options and preserve environmental quality. The business community has a special obligation to step forward and help build an environmentally and economically sustainable future.
Recent Activities in Energy & Environment
S.E.E. Change toolkit
A comparison of various climate change legislative proposals in the 110th Congress (as of February 2007)
Five major climate change bills have so far been introduced in the 110th Congress (four in the Senate and one in the House), and Senator Bingaman has circulated draft legislation that—while not finalized—has garnered significant attention. This memo provides a brief overview of the pending legislative proposals, coupled with a discussion of six key regulatory design questions that are likely to drive congressional deliberations.