Hearing: "The CLEAN Future Act: Powering a Resilient and Prosperous America"

Subcommittee on Energy (Committee on Energy and Commerce)

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 (2:00 PM)

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Washington, D.C.
Member and witness participation will be through the Cisco WebEx Virtual Platform. Public access via the Committee website at http://energycommerce.house.gov.

Witnesses

Dr. Karen Wayland
Interim Chief Executive Officer, GridWise Alliance

Added 03/22/2021 at 11:05 AM
  • Witness Testimony [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM
  • Witness Truth-in-Testimony - Addendum [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM
  • Witness Truth-in-Testimony [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM

Ms. Yvonne McIntyre
Director, Federal Electricity & Utility Policy, Natural Resources Defense Council

Added 03/22/2021 at 11:05 AM
  • Witness Testimony [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM
  • Witness Truth-in-Testimony [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM

Ms. Alison Silverstein
Independent Energy Consultant

Added 03/22/2021 at 11:05 AM
  • Witness Testimony [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM
  • Witness Truth-in-Testimony [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 10:46 AM

Mr. Eric Hofmann
President, Utility Workers of America Local 132, Utility Workers of America AFL-CIO

Added 03/22/2021 at 11:05 AM
  • Witness Testimony [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 12:43 PM
  • Witness Truth-in-Testimony [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 12:43 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 03/23/2021 at 12:43 PM

Support Documents

  • Hearing Notice [PDF]
  • Briefing Memo [PDF] Added 03/22/2021 at 11:05 AM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Window and Door Manufacturers Association [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the Industrial Energy Consumers of America (IECA) [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from Various Energy Efficiency and Infrastructure Groups regarding Wholesale Markets Infrastructure [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the National Energy Technology Laboratory [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Article from Forbes entitled “DOE Price Data Spotlights Regressive Nature of ‘Electrify Everything’ Effort. [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Article from the Wall Street Journal entitled “Texas’ Blackouts Blew In on the Wind.” [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from Former DOE Secretary Brouillette to Sen. Hoeven on Baseload Generation [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Report from U.S. Energy Information Administration TX uses of natural gas for electricity and home heating [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Article from Chicago Sun Times entitled “Closing two Illinois nuclear plants is bad news for working people and a clean energy future.” [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter to Chairman Pallone from E&C Republicans [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Article from The Federalist entitled, “To Prevent Blackouts From Happening Again, Texas Should Go Nuclear.” [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Article from Grist entitled “Why Bidens climate agenda might be very, very ‘quiet’.” [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Article from the Texas Tribune entitled “TX power crisis prompts TX House panel to advance several bills, including one requiring plants to prep for extreme weather.” [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Report from North American Electric Reliability Corporation entitled “2020 Long-Term Reliability Assessment” [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Texas House Bill HB11 – Relating to the extreme weather emergency preparedness of facilities for providing electric service. [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Texas House Bill HB12 – Relating to a study on a statewide disaster and extended power outage alert system and implementation of that system. [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Texas House Bill HB13 – Relating to the establishment of the Texas Energy Disaster Reliability Council. [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Texas House Bill HB16 – Relating to a prohibition on the sale of wholesale indexed products by retail electric providers. [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Texas House Bill HB17 – Relating to a restriction on the regulation of utility services and infrastructure based on the energy source to be used or delivered. [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Letter from the American Gas Association regarding natural gas infrastructure [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Document for the Record - Report from Vibrant Clean Energy regarding ERCOT Winter Storm URI Blackout Analysis [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM

Member Statements

  • Opening Statement - Full Committee Chair Pallone [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Opening Statement - Subcommittee on Energy Chair Rush [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Opening Statement - Full Committee Ranking Member McMorris Rodgers [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM
  • Opening Statement - Subcommittee Ranking Member Upton [PDF] Added 03/25/2021 at 05:03 PM

Hearing Record

  • Preliminary Hearing Transcript [PDF] Added 05/07/2021 at 05:17 PM

First Published: March 15, 2021 at 06:19 PM
Last Updated: June 23, 2021 at 01:47 PM