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Hearing on "EPA’s 2014 Final Rule: Disposal of Coal Combustion Residuals from Electric Utilities," Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy (January 22, 2015)

Date: 
Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 10:00am
Location: 
2123 Rayburn House Office Building

Documents

Memorandum from Ranking Member Pallone to the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy

Opening Statement of Ranking Member Pallone, as prepared for delivery.

Letter to Ranking Member Tonko and Chairman Shimkus from the Prairie Rivers Network (January 22, 2015)

Letter to Chairman Shimkus and Ranking Member Tonko from the U.S. Green Building Council (January 22, 2015)

Letter to Chairman Shimkus from the Prairie Rivers Network (August 4, 2014)

Preliminary Transcript

 

Witnesses

Panel I
The Honorable Mathy Stanislaus
Assistant Administrator, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Testimony


Panel II
Thomas Easterly
Commissioner
Indiana Department of Environmental Management
(on behalf of the Environmental Council of States and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management)
Testimony

Michael Forbeck
Environmental Program Manager
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Waste Management
(on behalf of the Association of State and Territorial Solid Waste Management Officials)
Testimony

Lisa Johnson
Chief Executive Officer and General Manager
Seminole Electric Cooperative, Inc.
(on behalf of National Rural Electric Cooperative Association and Seminole Electric Cooperative, Inc.)
Testimony

Thomas Adams
Executive Director
American Coal Ash Association
(on behalf of the American Coal Ash Association)
Testimony

James Roewer
Executive Director
Utilities Solid Waste Activities Group
(on behalf of USWAG, Edison Electric Institute, and the American Public Power Association)
Testimony

Eric Schaeffer
Director
Environmental Integrity Project
Testimony

Frank Holleman
Senior Attorney
Southern Environmental Law Center
Testimony

 

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