Environment

2016

December 5, 2016
IECA and 379 Organizations Send Support Letter on the Regulatory Accountability Act

October 3, 2016
IECA Comments on Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Uninterruptible Power Supplies

September 7, 2016
IECA Supports H.R. 3438, the “REVIEW Act”
The bill would bar “high-impact rules,” which cost more than $1 billion a year, from taking effect if a legal challenge is filed. Once all court challenges are resolved against the rule, it could then be implemented.

August 8, 2016
IECA Comments on Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Compressors

August 2, 2016
IECA Comments on Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Portable Air Conditioners

July 26, 2016
IECA Comments on BLM’s Notice of Intent to Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement to Review the Federal Coal Program

July 26, 2016
IECA Comments on Notice and Request for Comment on Benefit-Cost Analysis Guidance for Rail Projects

July 26, 2016
IECA Comments on Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Commercial Water Heating Equipment

July 6, 2016
IECA Comments on Pipeline Safety: Safety of Gas Transmission and Gathering Pipelines

June 28, 2016
IECA Supports the “Transparency and Honesty in Energy Regulations Act (THERA) of 2016”

June 21, 2016
IECA Comments on Energy Conservation Standards for Commercial Packaged Boilers

May 13, 2016
IECA Comments on Energy Conservation Standards for General Service Lamps

May 3, 2016
IECA Supports S. 2882, the “Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016”

April 18, 2016
IECA and 214 Organizations Support H.R. 4775, the “Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016”

March 22, 2016
IECA Supports H.R. 4775, the “Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016”

January 11, 2016
IECA Supports H.R. 1644, the “STREAM Act”

January 6, 2016
IECA and Other Trade Associations Support H.R. 712, the “Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2015”

January 4, 2016
IECA Supports H.R. 712, the “Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2015”
“The legislation would take important steps to stop the abusive practice known as ‘sue and settle’ and give the public and affected parties a greater ability to know about potential rulemakings and to participate.”

January 4, 2016
IECA Supports H.R. 4265, the “Clean Air Implementation Act of 2015”
“H.R. 4265 would lengthen the review time for all National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) from five to eight years, allow EPA to consider technical feasibility before setting a stricter NAAQS and suspend the implementation of the 2015 ozone standard until EPA has better studied and considered the impacts foreign emissions will have on ozone nonattainment.”

2015

December 7, 2015
IECA Supports H.R.4000, the “Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standard Deadline Harmonization Act of 2015”

November 12, 2015
IECA Supports Section 437 to Withhold Funding and Prevent Use of the Social Cost of Carbon Until the Cost Estimate is Revised

September 28, 2015
IECA Supported H.R. 348, the “Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act” which Passed the House by a Vote of 233 to 170

August 17, 2015
IECA Urges White House to Keep Current Ozone Standard (view press release)

August 7, 2015
IECA and 24 Trade Associations Comment on the Arkansas Regional Haze Proposal

July 6, 2015
IECA Supports EPA-Interior FY 2016 Appropriations Bill

May 15, 2015
IECA Supports S. 640, the “ORDEAL Act of 2015”

May 15, 2015
IECA Supports S. 751, the “CASE Act”

May 15, 2015
IECA Supports H.R. 1388, the “Clean Air, Strong Economies Act”

April 20, 2015
IECA and 21 Trade Associations Comment on EPA’s Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans for Regional Haze

March 23, 2015
IECA and 114 Other Trade Associations Supports H.R. 348, the “Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act of 2015

March 19, 2015
IECA and Other Trade Associations File Comments on EPA’s Proposed Revisions to National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone

February 2, 2015
IECA Supports S. 226, the “Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act”

January 30, 2015
IECA Supports H.R. 427, the “Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act of 2015”

January 29, 2015
IECA President Testifies Before the EPA on the National Air Quality Standards for Ozone

January 12, 2015
IECA and 161 Other Trade Associations Signed onto Letter in Support of H.R. 185 the “Regulatory Accountability Act of 2015″

2014

December 19, 2014
IECA Comments on Energy Conservation Standards for High-Intensity Discharge Lamps

December 19, 2014
IECA Comments on Preliminary Regulatory Determinations for Contaminants on the Third Drinking Water Contaminant Candidate List

December 19, 2014
IECA Comments on National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Ferroalloys Production

December 15, 2014
IECA Comments on Fossil Fuel-Generated Energy Consumption Reduction for New Federal Buildings and Major Renovations of Federal Buildings

November 20, 2014
IECA Urges OMB to Rescind Recommendation to Veto H.R. 4795, the “Promoting New Manufacturing Act” (view press release)

March 5, 2014
IECA and 60 Organizations Support H.R. 2641, the “Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act of 2013”

March 5, 2014
IECA Supports Amicus Brief: Challenge to EPA Regional Haze Program

February 26, 2014
IECA Comments on OMB’s Technical Update of the Social Cost of Carbon for Regulatory Impact Analysis

February 25, 2014
IECA and 115 Trade Associations Support H.R. 2804, the “Achieving Less Excess in Regulation and Requiring Transparency (ALERRT) Act”

January 15, 2014
EPA Responds to IECA President Regarding the Boiler MACT Rule

2013

September 16, 2013
IECA Comments on Reconsideration of Final Rule Standards for Standby Mode and Off Mode Microwave Ovens
“Because IECA companies are large consumers of energy, the social cost of carbon has significant implications, and the Microwave Rule could set a precedent for all future rules. Each new proposed regulation will require federal agencies to complete a “cost-benefit” analysis.”

July 30, 2013
IECA Supports Amendment #12, Addresses the Social Cost of Carbon: Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013
“The manufacturing sector’s GHG emissions are 9.6 percent below 1990 levels. This is outstanding performance and is a clear confirmation that U.S. companies are taking action to reduce their carbon emissions through capital spending projects that improve their energy efficiency.”

July 8, 2013
IECA and 26 Trade Associations Send Letter to Congress Supporting H.R. 1582, the “Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013″
“The Energy Consumers Relief Act would add common sense to the rulemaking process by requiring EPA to submit a report to Congress projecting energy cost increases and employment effects for any EPA rule estimated to cost more than $1 billion.”

June 25, 2013
IECA Supports H.R. 367, the “REINS Act”
“By requiring Congress to approve every new major rule proposed by the executive branch, it sets up a system of checks and balances that will assure better regulation.”

June 12, 2013
IECA Supports H.R. 1582, the “Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013”

April 12, 2013
Paul Cicio Testimony: Hearing on the “Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013″ in the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power

April 10, 2013
IECA and 200 Other Organizations Send Letter to EPA on “Sue and Settle” – EPA Should Develop a Notification System to Provide Stakeholders With Timely and Transparent Access to Information Involving Legal Action

January 15, 2013
EPA Responds to IECA Concerns of High Cost of the Industrial Boiler MACT Rule

2012

December 20, 2012
IECA Comments on Proposed Changes to the New Source Performance Standards for Stationary Gas Turbines

December 14, 2012
IECA Urges EPA to Make Changes to Industrial Boiler MACT Rule

August 31, 2012
IECA and 24 Trade Associations Submit Comments to EPA Regarding the Proposed PM2.5 NAAQS Rule

August 9, 2012
Paul Cicio, President of IECA: Presentation to Ohio Governor Kasich Energy Task Force; “Regulations Threaten Manufacturing Growth and Competitiveness”

August 1, 2012
IECA Urges EPA to Not Accept the Proposed Consent Decree for National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Particulate Matter (view press release)

July 26, 2012
IECA and 14 Other Associations Comment on Proposed Consent Decree for NAAQS for Particulate Matter

June 5, 2012
IECA Encourages Senate to Support S.J. Res. 37 to Disapprove EPA’s Utility MACT Rule
“The EPA Utility MACT regulation is forecasted to result in unprecedented costs of $90 billion over the next six years that will get passed onto consumers of electricity, impacting competitiveness, manufacturing jobs and electric reliability.”

May 31, 2012
IECA Supports S.J. Res. 37 to Disapprove EPA’s Utility MACT Rule

May 16, 2012
Chairman Issa Asks IECA to Identify Existing and Proposed Regulations that Impact Manufacturers and Job Growth

May 7, 2012
Multi-Industry Letter Regarding Permit Streamlining in H.R. 4377, the “Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act of 2012″

March 8, 2012
IECA Disappointed with Senator Ron Wyden’s (D-OR) Withdrawal of Support for S. 1392, “The EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011″

March 5, 2012
IECA and 113 Other Organizations Support Amendment No. 1660 – Which Includes the Language of The EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 in the Senate Transportation Bill (S. 1813)

February 29, 2012
IECA Says Senate Bears Sole Responsibility for Saddling Manufacturing with Unreasonable EPA Regulation: Industrial Boiler MACT
“We are not asking to stop this regulation. All we want is a regulation that will be less costly so that we can comply without shutting down our facilities.”

February 28, 2012
IECA Urges Senate to Help Manufacturing – Industrial Boiler MACT Legislation
“While the rhetoric runs high that Congress and this Administration highly value manufacturing jobs, there is a huge absence of action in the Senate. Not voting on the Industrial Boiler MACT legislation is an important case in point.”

February 16, 2012
IECA Supports Utility MACT Resolution of Disapproval
“This is the most expensive power sector EPA regulation in history and all of the costs will get passed onto us, the consumer – yet Congress has failed to act.” (view press release)

February 14, 2012
IECA Participates in Amici Intervenor Brief on the EPA Cross State Air Pollution Rule
“The CSAPR will substantially increase electric costs and threaten reliability of the grid.”

February 1, 2012
Hundreds of Companies Urge Congress to Save Jobs by Passing the EPA Regulatory Relief Act

 

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