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  Testimony - July 12, 2006  
  Congressional Testimony - Testimony - July 12, 2006
Event Name: Testimony
Start Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2006
End Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2006
Summary: Chairman Kelliher to testify on Summer Electric Reliability Issues
Description: House Government Reform Subcommittee on Energy and Resources will conduct an oversight hearing entitled, “Can the U.S. Electric Grid Take Another Hot Summer?”

The hearing will examine electricity reliability issues highlighted in the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Summer Energy Market Assessment 2006 [PDF] which notes four major geographical areas with potentially critical electricity supply issues:
  1. Southern California;
  2. Long Island;
  3. New York; and
  4. Ontario, Canada
which affects U.S. states in the Great Lakes region and Southwest Connecticut.

Visit FERC's Electric Reliability Section.
Title : Can the U.S. Electric Grid Take Another Hot Summer?
* Start Time : 2:00 p.m.
Location : Room 2154 Rayburn Building
Testimony :
Related Files:
Summer Energy Market Assessment 2006 given May 18, 2006 [PDF]
Summer 2006 Storage Overview given June 15, 2006 [PDF]
Full Testimony [PDF]
Summary of Testimony [PDF]
* All times are local