Edison Electric Institute
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is the association of United States shareholder-owned electric power companies. Its members serve 95 percent of the ultimate customers in the shareholder-owned segment of the industry, and represent approximately 70 percent of the U.S. electric power industry. EEI also has more than 65 international electric companies as affiliate members, and more than 170 industry suppliers and related organizations as associate members.
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Campaign Finance$6,239,322 Given
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- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
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- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
State vs. Federalin dollars
Top PAC Recipients
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Bundled ContributionsMoney raised by the firm from multiple donors on behalf of the recipient. The firm's own contributions are not included.
Recipient Lobbyist Amount Democratic Congressional Campaign Cmte Brian Wolff $2,072,950 Lindsey Graham $48,000
Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
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Lobbying on Behalf of Edison Electric Institute
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Edison Electric Institute $188,560,789 National Assn Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors $20,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Clean Air & Water,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Homeland Security,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2454 American Clean Energy And Security Act of 2009 S.1733 Green Taxis Act of 2009 H.R.6 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 S.228 Defending America's Affordable Energy and Jobs Act H.R.910 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011 S.231 EPA Stationary Source Regulations Suspension Act S.482 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011 H.R.2401 Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011 S.1462 American Clean Energy Leadership Act of 2009 S.2191 America's Climate Security Act of 2007
Recent Lobbying Contracts
Date Registrant Summary May 19, 2015 Stuntz, Davis & Staffier Reform of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978. View registration May 6, 2015 Cypress Advocacy energy issues, CEA reauthorization, corporate tax reform View registration April 13, 2015 Compass Consulting Group Energy and environmental legislation and regulations View registration
RegulationsMentioned in 1253 dockets; Submitted to 222 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "Edison Electric Institute" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 8 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products; Energy Conservation Standards for Water Heaters [66FR19714] (EERE-1997-STD-0088) 2006
- Toggle 8 OSHA Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks in Construction 2007
- Toggle 7 OSHA ELECTRIC POWER GENERATION TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION; Electrical Protective Equipment 2006
- Toggle 6 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Commercial Equipment: Energy Conservation Standards for Distribution Transformers Energy Conservation Standards [71FR44356] (EERE-2000-STD-0099) 2006
- Toggle 6 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Central Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps Energy Conservation Standards [76FR36368] (EERE-1998-STD-0089) 2006
- Toggle 6 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products; Energy Conservation Standards for Three Cleaning Products. Cross reference EERE-2006-BT-GUID-0168 2006
- Toggle 6 CFTC Comments for Proposed Rule 77 FR 15460 2010
- Toggle 6 EERE Energy Conservation Standards for Distribution Transformers 2010
- Toggle 5 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products; Energy Conservation Standards for Refrigerators, Refrigerator-Freezers, and Freezers [62FR23102] (EERE-1993-STD-0051) 2006
- Toggle 5 CFTC Comments for Proposed Rule 75 FR 76139 2010
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 109 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Utility Air Toxics; Clean Air Mercury Rule (CAMR) 2002
- Toggle 94 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Coal- and Oil-fired Electric Utility Steam Generating Units 2009
- Toggle 87 EERE Energy Conservation Standards for Distribution Transformers 2010
- Toggle 86 EPA Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Existing Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units 2013
- Toggle 79 EPA Criteria and Standards for Cooling Water Intake Structures 2008
- Toggle 71 EPA Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program: Federal Requirements for Class VI Injection Wells for the Geologic Sequestration of Carbon Dioxide - Proposed Rule 2008
- Toggle 56 EPA National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System - Regulations To Establish Requirements for Cooling Water Intake Structures at Phase II Existing Facilities 2002
- Toggle 51 EPA Rulemaking for the Steam Electric Power Generating Effluent Limitations Guidelines 2009
- Toggle 46 EPA Clean Air Transport Rule 2009
- Toggle 42 EPA Definition of "Waters of the United States" Under the Clean Water Act 2011
Advisory Committees9 people on 7 committees
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "Edison Electric Institute" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Commerce 3 people on 4 committees
- Toggle Department of Energy 3 people on 2 committees
- Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 3 people on 1 committee