The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources will hold a hearing titled "Examining the Performance of the Electric Power System Under Certain Weather Conditions". The purpose of this hearing is to examine the performance of the electric power system in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic during recent winter weather events, including the bomb cyclone.
Utility Dive – A final decision on a high-profile solar trade case is coming "pretty soon," President Donald Trump said on Wednesday. However he declined to say how harsh the potential trade duties would be.
Utility Dive – The Atlantic Coast Pipeline faces setbacks after North Carolina's Division of Energy, Mineral and Land Resources rejected the erosion and sediment control plan for the northern portion of the pipeline's route across the state.
In this week's Energy SciPol Weekly, FERC rejects coal and nuclear energy market bailout plan; all offshore water open for drilling, except possibly Florida; and China could lead the world in renewables.