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Energy Hearings This Week

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on the “Interior Department’s and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s permitting processes for energy and resource infrastructure projects and opportunities to improve the efficiency, transparency, and accountability of federal decisions for such projects.” Date: Tuesday, Dec. 12, 10 a.m. Place: 366 Dirksen Bldg. Witnesses: TBA Senate Foreign Relations — … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings This Week

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on the nominations of Timothy Petty to be an assistant Interior secretary; and Linda Capuano to be administrator of the Energy Department’s Energy Information Administration. Date: Tuesday, Dec. 5, 10 a.m. Place: 366 Dirksen Bldg. Witnesses: The nominees testify Senate Energy and Natural Resources — Subcommittee on Energy … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings This Week

Senate Environment and Public Works — Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing on the nominations of Kenneth Allen, A.D. Frazier, Jeffrey Smith and James Thompson III to be members of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority. Date: Tuesday, Nov. 28, 10 a.m. Place: 406 Dirksen Bldg. Senate Environment and Public … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings This Week

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee  hearing on “Hurricane Recovery Efforts in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.” Date: Tuesday, Nov. 14, 9:30 a.m. Place: 366 Dirksen Bldg. Witnesses: T. Kenneth Mapp, governor of the United States Virgin Islands Ricardo Rossello Nevares, governor of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico Assistant Energy Secretary for Electricity … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings This Week

House Ways and Means Committee markup of H.R.1, the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.” Date: Monday, Nov. 6, Noon Place: 1100 Longworth Bldg. HR 1 — House Republican Tax Overhaul House Natural Resources Committee hearing on “Examining Challenges in Puerto Rico’s Recovery and the Role of the Financial Oversight and Management Board.” Date: Tuesday, Nov. … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings This Week

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on “Efficiency in Building Management and Control Systems.” Date: Tuesday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m. Place: 366 Dirksen Bldg. Witnesses: Daniel Simmons of the Energy Department’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Jud Virden, associate laboratory director for energy and environment in the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Bruno … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings This Week

House Science, Space and Technology Energy Subcommittee and Research and Technology Subcommittee joint hearing on “American Leadership in Quantum Technology.” Date: Tuesday, Oct. 24, 10 a.m. Place: 2318 Rayburn Bldg. Witnesses: Carl Williams, acting director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Physical Measurement Laboratory Jim Kurose, assistant director of the National Science Foundation’s … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings This Week

The House is not in session this week. The Senate is in session. Senate Appropriations — Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies markup of the “Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018.” Date: Tuesday, Oct. 17, 9:30 a.m. Place: 124 Dirksen Bldg.| Draft Bill — Fiscal 2018 Interior-Environment Appropriations (Senate) Note:  Full Committee … Continue Reading

Hearings This Week

The Senate is not in session this week.  They will return to session on Oct 16 House Natural Resources — Subcommittee on Federal Lands hearing on H.R.219, the “Swan Lake Hydroelectric Project Boundary Correction Act”: H.R.2630, the “La Paz County Land Conveyance Act”; H.R.3373, to amend the District of Columbia Stadium Act of 1957 to … Continue Reading

Energy Hearing This Week

House Science, Space and Technology Committee hearing on “Resiliency: The Electric Grid’s Only Hope.” Date:  Tuesday, Oct. 3, 10 a.m. Witnesses: William Sanders, department head at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois Carl Imhoff, manager of the Electricity Market Sector at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Gavin Dillingham, program director … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings this Week

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on Bruce Walker to be assistant Energy secretary for electricity delivery and energy reliability; and Steven Winberg to be an assistant Energy secretary for fossil energy. Date: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 10 a.m. Place: 366 Dirksen Bldg. Witnesses: The nominees testify Energy Subcommittee of House Energy and Commerce Committee … Continue Reading

Energy Hearings This Week

House Science, Space and Technology Committee hearing on “Resiliency: The Electric Grid’s Only Hope.” Date: Tuesday, Sept. 12, 10 a.m. Place: 2318 Rayburn Bldg. Witnesses: Walt Baum, executive director of the Texas Public Power Association Gavin Dillingham, program director for clean energy policy at the Houston Advanced Research Center Carl Imhoff, manager for the Electricity … Continue Reading

Hearings This Week

House Science, Space and Technology — Subcommittee on Environment and Subcommittee on Oversight joint hearing on “Examining the Scientific and Operational Integrity of EPA’s IRIS (Integrated Risk Information System) Program.” Date: Wednesday, Sept. 6, 10 a.m. Place: 2318 Rayburn Bldg. Witnesses: James Bus, senior managing scientist at Exponent Kenneth Mundt, principal at Ramboll Environ Thomas … Continue Reading
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