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The Week Ahead - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (July 7-11)

The Week Ahead - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (July 7-11)

July 3rd, 2008

On Tuesday, July 8, the Subcommittee on Water and Power will consider the following bills: S. 2842, to require the Secretary of the Interior to carry out annual inspections of canals, levees, tunnels, dikes, pumping plants, dams and reservoirs; S. 2974, to provide for the construction of the Arkansas Valley Conduit in Colorado; H.R. 3323, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey a water distribution system to the Goleta Water District in California; and S. 3189, to amend Public Law 106–392 to require the Administrator of the Western Area Power Administration and the Commissioner of Reclamation to maintain sufficient revenues in the Upper Colorado River Basin Fund. Witnesses include Robert W. Johnson, commissioner, Bureau of Reclamation; Dan Keppen, executive director, Family Farm Alliance, Klamath Falls, OR; Bill Long, chairman, Arkansas Valley Conduit Committee, Las Animas, CO; and Jennifer Gimbel, director, Colorado Water Conservation Board, Denver.(Dirksen 366 at 2:30 p.m.)

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The Week Ahead - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (June 30 - July 3)

The Week Ahead - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (June 30 - July 3) June 27th, 2008 * On Wednesday, July 2, the full committee will hold a field hearing to examine the progress of electricity generation from concentrating solar power. Witnesses include Charles Andraka, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM; Fred Morse, senior advisor, Abengoa Solar, Washington, DC; Fong Wan, vice president, Pacific Gas & Electric, San Francisco; and a representative from California-based Schott Solar, Inc. (International Programs Building, Sandia Science & Technology Park, 10600 Research Road SE, Albuquerque, NM at 10:00 a.m. MT)# # #
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Senate Resolution - S. Res. 440: Recognizing soil as an essential natural resource

SRES 440 ATS

110th CONGRESS 2d Session

S. RES. 440

Recognizing soil as an essential natural resource, and soils professionals as playing a critical role in managing our Nation's soil resources.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 31, 2008

Mr. BROWN (for himself, Mr. VOINOVICH, Mr. GRASSLEY, Mr. SALAZAR, Mr. FEINGOLD, Mr. CONRAD, and Mr. HARKIN) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

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The Weekly Preview: House Committee on Natural Resources (June 23 – 27, 2008)

The Weekly Preview: House Committee on Natural Resources (June 23 – 27, 2008)

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-- Video and audio from Committee hearings dated June 1 and onward are being archived on the Committee’s Web site.  Visit the “Hearing and Markups” section of the Committee’s Web site to watch archived video and listen to archived audio.

On the House Floor:

This week, the House of Representatives is expected to consider under a rule the following 2 bills under the jurisdiction of the House Natural Resources Committee:

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Congressional Summer Schedule Update

Congressional Summer Schedule Update

The House will recess for the Independence Day District Work Period after votes on Friday, June 27, and return to Capitol Hill for votes after 6:30 pm on Tuesday, July 8. The Senate is expected to take a similar break. This is an opportunity for constituents to meet with Members of the Congress in their states and districts.

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The Week Ahead - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (June 23-27)

The Week Ahead - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (June 23-27)

June 20th, 2008

On Wednesday, June 25, the full committee will examine the challenges to developing technologies that meet the needs of increased global energy demand, in the context of global climate change. Witnesses include Dr. Neil Hirst, director for energy technology and R&D, International Energy Agency, Paris; Dr. Ray Orbach, director, Office of Science, U.S. Department of Energy; Dr. Thomas Wilson, senior program manager, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA; Dr. Raymond Kopp, senior fellow, Resources for the Future; and Karan Bhatia, vice president, General Electric Co. (Dirksen 366 at 9:30 a.m.)

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