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April 19, 2018 10:00 am

Hearing: Rural Energy Challenges and Opportunities

  • Government
  • Elected Body
  • Energy

The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources will hold a hearing titled "Rural Energy Challenges and Opportunities." The purpose of this hearing is to examine energy-related challenges and opportunities in remote and rural areas of the United States.

Witnesses include:

  • Ms. Carole Plowfield: Director, Office of Indian Energy and Policy Programs, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Mr. Matt Greek: Senior Vice President of Research, Development and Technology, Basin Electric Power Cooperative
  • Mr. Doug Hardy: General Manager, Central Montana Electric Power Cooperative
  • Mr. Andrew Lyons: Weatherization and Energy Assistance Program Manager, HopeSource
  • Mr. Robert Venables: Executive Director, Southeast Conference

Members of the public may attend in person or via webcast. More information is available at the Committee's website.