Study: Wisconsin Hardest Hit State by EPA War on Coal

A study recently released by the Heritage Foundation found that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) pending regulations of carbon emissions from new and existing coal fired power plants, also known as the war on coal, will destroy nearly 600,000 American … Continued

DNR Air Quality Data Gives Sand Mining a Clean Bill of Health

Voters Support Sand Mining Industry, WMC Poll Madison – The Wisconsin chamber of commerce (WMC) announced new evidence demonstrating a strong record of compliance with air regulations by Wisconsin’s industrial sand mining industry, and new statewide voter polling showing strong … Continued

WMC Propane Shortage Statement

The combination of sustained and extreme cold temperatures, a pipeline closure during much of December, and other external factors are contributing to an ongoing shortage of heating fuel this winter. Kurt Bauer, President/CEO of Wisconsin’s Chamber of Commerce – WMC … Continued

WMC: New EPA Coal Rules Hurt Jobs

Statement by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) President/CEO Kurt R. Bauer on the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new regulations on coal fired power plants “Affordable and reliable energy is the lifeblood of any economy. As a state that currently … Continued

Wisconsin Residents Overwhelmingly Back Keystone Pipeline

MADISON – Faced with mounting energy costs, Wisconsin residents overwhelmingly support an oil pipeline from Canada to the United States, and WMC has delivered nearly 15,000 comments from Wisconsinites to the U.S. State Department supporting construction. “Wisconsin businesses need access … Continued