Organisation Name
American Petroleum Institute (API)
InfluenceMap Query
GHG Emission Standards
Data Source
Main Web Site
 
 

Score for this Data / Query Cell

-2.0

InfluenceMap has researched and collated the following pieces of evidence associated with the data source and query indicated above. Extraordinary information is indicated by a coloured flag in the upper right corner. Evidence items in order of data inputted with exceptional items first.

 

Opposing GHG emissions standards

InfluenceMap Comment:

Advocating for policy makers to oppose specific GHG emissions standards (Main website, 2015)

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API praises Congressional action to rein in EPA and calls for President Obama to work with growing bipartisan coalition WASHINGTON, April 6, 2011 – API President and CEO Jack Gerard applauded members of Congress who today voted to preserve American jobs by blocking EPA from regulating greenhouse gases under the Clean Air Act.

Created: 21/05/2015 Last edited: 11/04/2017

 

Not supporting GHG emissions standards

InfluenceMap Comment:

Emphasizing the cost of GHG emissions standards (Website, May 2015)

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Capital Spending, GDP, and Employment Impacts of GHG Regulations under CAA The American Council for Capital Formation (ACCF) has investigated the likely impact of EPA’s new GHG regulations on the cost of capital and U.S. investment.2 ACCF estimated that the pending GHG regulations would “increase the risk premium added to the firm’s cost of capital by 30% to 40%.”

Created: 21/05/2015 Last edited: 11/04/2017