Business Roundtable is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote a thriving economy and expanded opportunity for all Americans through sound public policy.
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 (BRT), an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies, today released Taking Action on Energy: A CEO Vision for America’s Energy Future, a detailed, comprehensive national energy strategy to capitalize on U.S. strengths and accelerate economic growth and job creation.
Thank you for your letter requesting Business Roundtable’s views regarding various actions the federal government can take to address climate change, either through administrative actions or through proposed legislation.
BRT's 2013 CEO Growth Agenda outlines a two-pronged approach for rebuilding confidence, reducing uncertainty, and unlocking business investment and job creation through the adoption of sound public policies.
BRT members have identified the costs and uncertainty associated with increasing federal regulation as a key barrier standing in the way of greater jobs creation.
In an op-ed published yesterday in The Washington Times, Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Ranking Member on the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, and Senator David Vitter (R-LA) urge the Administration to “do the right thing” and approve the Keystone XL: