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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
Business Roundtable today released the following statement on the Administration’s climate announcement.
On behalf of Business Roundtable, I am writing to thank you for your leadership in drafting S. 761, the Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013, and offer our enthusiastic support for this important legislation.
In releasing the report, David M. Cote, Chairman and CEO of Honeywell and Chair of Business Roundtable’s Energy and Environment Committee, said:
Your March 27 editorial, "The Keystone Converts," notes the emergence of a bipartisan consensus on approving the Keystone XL pipeline extension that will deliver an estimated 700,000 barrels a day of new North American oil supplies to U.S. Gulf Coast refineries.
America's top CEOs have an energy framework for the country that would boost economic growth, enhance energy security and promote environmental stewardship.