House Democratic Policy Committee to explore Clean-Energy Jobs Monday in Capitol

HARRISBURG, April 6 – House Democratic Policy Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, announced today that the committee will hold a public hearing hosted by state Reps. Steve McCarter, Mary Jo Daley and Leanne Krueger-Braneky on clean-energy jobs.

The hearing will be held 10 a.m. Monday, April 11 in the House Democratic Caucus Room, 418 Main Capitol Building, Harrisburg.

The current hearing agenda is:

10 a.m.           Welcome and Opening Remarks

10:10 a.m.      John Quigley, secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

10:30 a.m.      Panel One:

  • Liz Robinson, executive director, Energy Coordinating Agency
  • Ken MacDougal, director of business development, National Electrical Contractors Association – PA-DE-NJ Chapter
  • Nancy Mifflin, Mid-Atlantic regional coordinator, American Association from Blacks in Energy
  • Ron Celentano, president, Pennsylvania Solar Energy Industries Association

 11:10 a.m.      Panel Two:

  • Kate Ringness, program manager, The American Jobs Project
  • Eric Miller, policy counsel, Keystone Energy Efficiency Alliance
  • Khari Mosely, Pennsylvania regional programs manager, BlueGreen Alliance

11:40 a.m.      Closing Remarks     

The hearing is open to the public and media coverage is invited.