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Congressional and Agency Testimony

September 10, 2015 | Granger Morgan testimony before the Committee on Science, Space and Technology Subcommittee on Oversight and the Subcommittee on Energy

Hamerschlag Professor of Engineering and EPP Professor Granger Morgan testified before the Committee on Science, Space and Technology Subcommittee on Oversight and the Subcommittee on Energy about vulnerabilities to America’s power supply. Watch the testimony.


May 1, 2015 | Jay Whitacre testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Science Committee Energy Subcommittee

Jay Whitacre, EPP Professor and Founder/CTO of Aquion Energy, testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Science Committee Energy Subcommittee. The focus of the hearing was on ways companies are transitioning science research into battery storage technology for the marketplace. Watch the video or read the full testimony.


July 31, 2014 | Jay Apt testimony before the United States Environmental Protection Agency's public hearing on the agency's proposed Clean Power Plan 

Scott Institute energy expert Jay Apt testified at the United States Environmental Protection Agency public hearing on the agency's proposed Clean Power Plan. His statement, focusing on innovations and strategy for existing power plants, was presented on Thursday, July 31 in Pittsburgh as part of four, two-day public hearings conducted by the EPA on the proposed rulemaking. Read the transcript


July 21, 2014 | Andy Gellman panelist at Pittsburgh DOE forum, part of the Quadrennial Energy Review

Lord Professor of Chemical Engineering and Co-Director of the Scott Institute Andy Gellman was a panel member at the DOE forum, which was part of the Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) established earlier this year by President Barack Obama. The Scott Institute for Energy Innovation hosted this event and U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz led the public meeting on natural gas and its role in America's energy future. 


April 8, 2002 | Jared Cohon testimony before The Committee on Energy and Commerce

Testimony of Dr. Jared L. Cohon Chairman, Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board. Read the transcript.