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Subcommittee on Water and Power Oversight Hearing on "Investment in Small Hydropower: Prospects of Expanding Low-Impact and Affordable Hydropower Generation in the West"
Thursday, July 29, 2010 10:00 AM

1334 Longworth House Office Building

1334 Longworth House Office Building
Thursday, July 29, 2010
10:00 a.m.


  • "Investment in Small Hydropower:  Prospects of Expanding Low-Impact and Affordable Hydropower Generation in the West"


Panel I

The Honorable Michael L. Connor
Bureau of Reclamation
U.S. Department of the Interior
Washington, D.C.

Michael G. Ensch
SES, Chief, Operations and Regulatory Community of Practice
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Washington, D.C.

Jeff Wright
Director of the Office of Energy Projects
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Washington, D.C.

Sonya Baskerville
Manager, National Relations Office
Bonneville Power Administration
U.S. Department of Energy
Portland, Oregon

Panel II

Jon Lambeck
Manager of Power Resources
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Los Angeles, California

Gary Esslinger
Elephant Butte Irrigation District
Las Cruces, New Mexico

Thomas P. Graves
Executive Director
Mid-West Electric Consumers Association
Wheat Ridge, Colorado

Gia D. Schneider
Chairman and CEO
Natel Energy, Inc.
Alameda, California

John Prescott
President and CEO
PNGC Power
Portland, Oregon

Andrew Fahlund
Senior Vice President, Conservation
American Rivers and the Hydropower Reform Coalition
Washington, D.C.

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