Oversight: Environmental Justice for Coal Country: Supporting Communities Through the Energy Transition

Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Date: Tuesday, June 15, 2021 Time: 10:00 AM Presiding: The Honorable Alan Lowenthal, Chair

On Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. (EDT), the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources will host a virtual, fully remote oversight hearing titled, “Environmental Justice for Coal Country: Supporting Communities Through the Energy Transition.” 

Witness List

Ms. Mary Cromer (testimony)

Deputy Director

Appalachian Citizens Law Center Whitesburg, KY

Chairman Rickie Nez (testimony)

Chairman, Resources and Development Committee 24th Navajo Nation Council

Window Rock, AZ

Ms. Nicole Horseherder (testimony)

Executive Director

To Nizhoni Ani Kykotsmovi Village, AZ

Mr. Kyle Wendtland (testimony)

Administrator, Land Quality Division

Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality Cheyanne, WY

Mr. Ben Nuvamsa (testimony)

Executive Director, KIVA Institute Former Chairman, Hopi Tribe Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ

Mr. Joe Pizarchik (testimony)

Former Director (2009-2017)

Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement Harrisburg, PA