Thursday, September 22, 2011

House Republicans "regret this error" in claiming that environmental groups support the dirty-air TRAIN Act

September 22, 2011
CONTACT: Press Office
(202) 226-4972

Correction: Strong Support for TRAIN Act
Job Creators Urge Passage of H.R. 2401

***An earlier list included some groups that had not sent in letters of support. We regret this error and welcome additional support of H.R. 2401.***

Below is the list of supporters of the Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation (TRAIN) Act. Copies of some of the letters can be found here.

Aluminum Association
American Chemistry Council
American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity
American Forest & Paper Association
American Foundry Society
American Iron and Steel Institute
American Petroleum Institute (with 22 Signatories)
American Public Power Association (APPA)
Americans for Tax Reform
Arizona Electric Power Cooperative
Associated Builders and Contractors
Associated General Contractors
Association of American Railroads
Basin Electric Power Cooperative
Brick Industry Association
Coalition for Affordable American Energy
Council for Citizens Against Government Waste
Detroit Regional Chamber
Generators for Clean Air
Industrial Energy Consumers of America (IECA)
Industrial Minerals Association – North America
International Foodservice Distributors Association
Let Freedom Ring
Metalcasters Alliance for Government Affairs
Michigan Chamber of Commerce
Michigan Manufacturers Association
Midwest Power Coalition
National Association of Chemical Distributors
National Association of Manufacturers
National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors
National Federation of Independent Businesses
National Industrial Sand Association
National Mining Association
National Oilseed Processors Association
National Petrochemical and Refiners Association (NPRA)
National Rural Electric Cooperative Assocation (NRECA)
North American Die Casting Association
OGE Energy
Petroleum Marketers Association of America
Portland Cement Association
Public Service Company of New Mexico
Railway Tie Association
Salt River Project
Small Business Association of Michigan
Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates
The Fertilizer Institute
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc.
Tucson Electric Power Company
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
WEST Associates (public utilities)
Western Business Roundtable



1 comment:

coal portal said...

Have you seen whats been reported in coal industry and coal reports lately? The latest coal market news is that emerging countries are predicting to use large amounts of thermal coal for power generation and coal mining for steel production and they are investing heavily onshore and offshore to secure the coal they need so that they can meet increasing demand for electricity and steel. Cherry of