Full Committee Hearing to Examine Interstate Delivery Networks for Natural Gas and Electricity

July 12, 2018
10:00 AM
366 Dirksen Senate Office Building

The full committee hearing will be held on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. EDT in Room 366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC.

The purpose of the hearing is to consider the policy issues facing interstate delivery networks for natural gas and electricity – What are the primary challenges and opportunities for energy delivery networks and their customers today? Will investment in building or upgrading pipelines, electric transmission lines, and other infrastructure keep pace with energy needs? How are federal regulators responding?  

The hearing will be webcast live on the committee’s website, and an archived video will be available shortly after the hearing concludes. Witness testimony will be available on the website at the start of the hearing.

Archived Webcast

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Opening Remarks

  • Sen. Lisa Murkowski

    Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
  • Sen. Angus S. King, Jr.

    Acting Ranking Member
    Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable James J. Hoecker

    Executive Director and Counsel, WIRES
    Senior Counsel, Husch Blackwell LLP
  • The Honorable Joseph T. Kelliher

    Executive Vice President-Federal Regulatory Affairs
    NextEra Energy, Inc.
  • Mr. J. Curtis Moffatt

    Vice President and General Counsel
    Kinder Morgan, Inc.
  • Mr. James Murchie

    President, Founder and CEO
    Energy Income Partners, LLC