Full Committee Hearing to Examine Development and Deployment of Large-Scale Carbon Dioxide Management Technologies

July 28, 2020
10:00 AM
366 Dirksen Senate Office Building

The hearing will be held on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 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 examine the development and deployment of large-scale carbon dioxide management technologies in the United States, including technological and natural carbon removal, carbon utilization, and carbon storage.

Members of the committee may participate in person or online. The Committee will follow guidelines developed in consultation with the Office of the Attending Physician and the Senate Rules Committee to protect the health of members, staff, and the public. This includes maintaining six-foot social distance spacing in the hearing room. Pursuant to this guidance, Senate office buildings are not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this hearing.

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.

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Opening Remarks

  • Sen. Lisa Murkowski

    Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
  • Sen. Joe Manchin

    Ranking Member
    Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Steven Winberg

    Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy
    U.S. Department of Energy
  • The Honorable Ernest J. Moniz, President and CEO (Statement)

    The Honorable Joseph Hezir, Principal (Q&A)
    Energy Futures Initiative, Inc.
  • Ms. Shannon Angielski

    Executive Director
    Carbon Utilization Research Council
  • Dr S. Julio Friedmann

    Center on Global Energy Policy
    Columbia University
  • Mr. Sasha Mackler

    Director, The Energy Project
    Bipartisan Policy Center