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  • Energy-Efficiency Measure Is a Win-Win for Manufacturers

    04 March 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., March 4, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued this statement in support of passage of H.R. 2126, the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014, which would promote a number of energy-efficiency measures:

  • Manufacturers: Cut the Red Tape and Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline

    31 January 2014 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., January 31, 2014 – In anticipation of the release of the environmental impact statement for the Keystone XL pipeline, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons urged swift approval and highlighted the growth the pipeline would bring:

  • Carbon Tax Is Bad Medicine for Recovering Economy

    01 August 2013 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons today voiced strong support for an amendment offered by Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA). The amendment would require congressional approval before the implementation of any rule that imposes a tax on carbon emissions.

  • EPAs Permit Suspension for Disposal of Mining Waste Creates Widespread Uncertainty

    14 January 2011 | Press Release

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – National Association of Manufacturers Executive Vice President and incoming President Jay Timmons issued the following comment today about the EPA's action to halt a Section 404 permit issued under the Clean Water Act for disposal of mining waste from Mingo Logan's Spruce No. 1 surface mine in West Virginia:

  • Manufacturers to EPA: Regulations Will Hurt Jobs and Competitiveness

    Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued this statement marking the closing of the comment period for the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for new power plants:

  • Administration Follows Manufacturers Lead on Energy Efficiency

    Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Manufacturers who have been leaders in developing and utilizing energy-efficient technologies and products today commended President Obama for his announcement to renew the Energy Savings and Performance-Based Contracting Investment Initiative with a brand-new, $2 billion target. The federal government recently completed the President's initial two-year, $2 billion initiative, first announced in December 2011.