Full Committee Hearing to Examine Global Climate Trends and Progress in Addressing Climate Change
The hearing will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. in Room SD-G50 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC.
The purpose of the hearing is to draw on data and analysis by the United States’ and world’s leading authorities on global climate trends from energy related sectors to consider where and how progress has been made in addressing climate change.
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.
- Clear your browser's cache - Guide to clearing browser cache
- Close and re-open your browser
- If the above two steps do not help, please try another browser. Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge have the highest level of compatibility with our player.
Sen. Joe ManchinSenate Energy and Natural Resources Committee
Sen. John BarrassoSenate Energy and Natural Resources Committee
Witness Panel 1
Dr. Fatih BirolExecutive DirectorInternational Energy Agency
Dr. Angel HsuAssistant ProfessorUniversity of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Mr. Mark P. MillsSenior FellowThe Manhattan Institute
Dr. Richard NewellPresident and Chief Executive OfficerResources for the Future
Dr. Scott TinkerDirectorBureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas-Austin