The Business Opportunity in a Low-Carbon Energy Economy – Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming – 2007-10-10 – 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. Witnesses: Alain Grisay, CEO, FandC 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 US Climate Action Partnership. Video provided by the US House of Representatives.
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