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The Business Opportunity in a Low-Carbon Energy Economy

As Congress turns its attention to passing an energy bill to begin the United States on a path towards a cleaner energy future, the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming will host several CEOs who have seen the business opportunities in a low-carbon energy world.

Representatives from three leading business groups advocating for caps on the heat-trapping emissions that cause global warming will appear before Chairman Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) and the Select Committee to discuss their companies’ work to reduce emissions and increase profits.

WHAT:     Select Committee hearing. “The Business Opportunity in a Low-Carbon Energy Economy”

WHERE:     2172 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC and on the web at

WHEN:     Wednesday, October 10th, 9:30 AM

Alain Grisay, CEO, F&C Investments, member of the UK and EU Corporate Leaders’ Groups on Climate Change
Neil Carson, CEO, Johnson Matthey plc, member of the UK Corporate Leaders’ Group
Ralph Izzo, Chairman, President and CEO, Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (PSEG), member of Clean Energy Group and its Clean Air Policy Initiative
Jonathan Lash, President, World Resources Institute, member U.S. Climate Action Partnership


Full video archive of hearing.


Click here for full hearing transcript


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