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What is Business Roundtable

Business Roundtable (BRT) is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote sound public policy and a thriving U.S. economy.

More Than Leaders. Leadership.

Business Roundtable is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote a thriving economy and expanded opportunity for all Americans through sound public policy.

About BRT
  • Energy & Environment
  • Create, Grow, Sustain
  • Powering Forward: North America's Energy Resurgence
  • Inventing the Future
  • Taking Action on Energy

Access to reliable, affordable energy undergirds U.S. national and economic security, and a clean, healthy environment is essential for economic prosperity now and for future generations. Business Roundtable supports policies that capitalize on America’s strengths in technology and energy diversity to maximize U.S. energy options and preserve environmental quality. The business community has a special obligation to step forward and help build an environmentally and economically sustainable future.

Recent Activities in Energy & Environment

April 17, 2017
News Release

Business Leaders Reaffirm Commitment to Sustainability

WashingtonBusiness Roundtable today released Create, Grow, Sustain: Delivering Shared Success — testimonials from America’s leading CEOs detailing how their companies promote sustainable practices in their U.S. and global operations.

January 24, 2017
News Release

Washington — Following the announcement of President Trump’s executive action to advance the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, Nicholas K. Akins, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of American Electric Power and Chair of the Business Roundtable Committee on Energy and Environment, today released the following statement:

July 27, 2016
Letter

We respectfully request that the Administration change its policies on background ozone to better assist states as implementation of the 2015 standard moves forward.

April 20, 2016
News Release

America’s business leaders welcome Senate passage of bipartisan legislation championed by Chairman Murkowski and Senator Cantwell to modernize U.S. energy policy,” said Nicholas K. Akins, Chairman,

April 18, 2016
Media Resource

Top CEOs Describe How Their Companies Are Protecting the Environment, Improving Quality of Life.

In the ninth annual Business Roundtable Sustainability Report, America’s top business leaders share how their companies have put people and technology to work to improve the quality of life in communities across America and around the world. Business Roundtable members are working to:

Create Jobs and Economic Opportunity
Grow The U.S. Economy
Sustain And Enhance Quality of Life

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Committee Spotlight

Access to reliable, affordable energy undergirds U.S. national and economic security, and a clean, healthy environment is essential for economic prosperity now and for future generations. Business Roundtable supports policies that capitalize...

CEO Economic Outlook

Q4 2016 Survey

The CEO Economic Outlook Survey provides a forward-looking view of the economy by Business Roundtable member CEOs. The index is a composite of CEO projections for sales and plans for capital spending and hiring over the next six months.

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