National Electrical Contractors Association

The Voice Of The Electrical Construction Industry

Advocacy

Invest in Our Nation’s Infrastructure

Power linesThe U.S. electrical construction industry is valued at over $130 billion annually, made up of over 70,000 electrical contracting firms employing over 650,000 electrical workers. NECA contractors have a vested interest in economic policy that will lead to greater investment in electric grid infrastructure, commercial building construction, and industrial work. A robust investment in our nation's infrastructure is essential to keeping NECA's electrical contractors in business and their employees working and to ensuring a sound economy.

Issues

Infrastructure Investment

Energy Infrastructure

  • Streamline the Approval Process for Pipeline Infrastructure
  • Invest in Clean and Renewable Energy Sources
  • Build and Upgrade Transmission Line Infrastructure
  • Increase the Deployment of Combined Heat and Power and Waste Heat to Power
  • Incentivize the Use of Energy Storage Technologies

Transportation Infrastructure

  • Modernize our Airports and Air Traffic Infrastructure
  • Find aSustainableSolution to Fix the Highway Trust Fund

Water and Waterways Infrastructure

  • Pass a Water Resources Development Act that Invests in Waterways Infrastructure, Clean Water, and Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Loan Funds

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Economic Policy, Job Growth & Investment
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