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As this year’s United Nations climate change negotiations wind their way to a conclusion in Paris in December, there are still a lot of unanswered questions.


The Energy Institute is concerned about EPA’s proposed ozone regulations, which studies have found could be the most expensive regulation every implemented.   EPA’s new regulations will dramatically increase “nonattainment areas” throughout the country. The rules will immediately add red tape to economic development that is vital to growing new jobs.


The Chamber joined a coalition letter to support Senator Heitkamp's American Crude Oil Export Equality Act.


The oil business runs four generations deep in Encana President and CEO Doug Suttles' family. His grandfather lost his Louisiana farm in the Great Depression and moved to Texas to work in the oil fields. Today, his daughter works in the industry. "What happened to my family was transformational," he said.

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