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Environment and Energy

Committee activity related to national energy policy and the impacts of our energy choices on the environment and public health, including global climate change, air pollution, and oil spills; disposal of solid and hazardous waste; toxic chemical use and reduction; and protection of the nation’s drinking water resources.

More on Environment and Energy

Feb 27, 2021 Press Release
Pallone's statement on House passage of the American Rescue Plan
Feb 19, 2021 Press Release
E&C leaders demand answers from Texas Governor Abbott on power outage crisis.
Feb 18, 2021 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing on Thursday, February 18, 2021, at 11:30 a.m., via Cisco WebEx. The hearing is entitled, "A Smarter Investment: Pathways to a Clean Energy Future."  

 

Key Documents

 

Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Subcommittee on Energy

Feb 18, 2021 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's opening remarks at a hearing on pathways to a clean energy future.
Feb 12, 2021 Press Release
Pallone statement on Committee passage of COVID-19 relief legislation.
Feb 11, 2021 Markup

The Committee on Energy and Commerce met in open markup session on Thursday, February 11, 2021, at 11 a.m. via Cisco Webex.

 

Key Documents
 
Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Full Committee

 

Feb 11, 2021 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's opening remarks today at a full committee markup of COVID-19 relief budget reconciliation legislation.
Feb 10, 2021 Press Release
Chairman Pallone and Energy Subcommittee Chairman Bobby Rush announce a hearing on decarbonizing the U.S. energy sector.
Feb 9, 2021 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change of the Committee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing on Tuesday, February 9, 2021, at 12 p.m., via Cisco WebEx. The hearing is entitled, "Back in Action: Restoring Federal Climate Leadership." 

 

Key Documents

 

Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change

Feb 9, 2021 Press Release
Chairman Pallone announced a Full Committee markup for its budget reconciliation instructions.