Events - 17 Dec 19

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Energy Efficiency Impact Report Launch

Join the Alliance to Save Energy, along with partners American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy and Business Council for Sustainable Energy, to hear about the Energy Efficiency Impact Report directly from the report’s contributors.

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Healthy Soils for a Healthier Planet

The event will open with a short primer on soil health, including an overview of the current health of US soils, what healthier soils might look like in future, and how research suggests we can foster such improvements. A panel of experts will share perspectives from various sectors—government, industry, and the conservation community – on how practices, technologies, and policies related to soil health are evolving.

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Senate Environment Committee Hearing on NRC Inspector General Nominee

The Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works will hold a Business Meeting to consider PN 1247, Robert J. Feitel, of Maryland, to be Inspector General of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

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Senate Energy Committee Hearing on Surface Mining Office Nominee

The full Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources will convene a hearing to consider the nomination of Mr. Lanny Erdos to be Director of the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement at the Department of the Interior.

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NPC Headliners Luncheon with Jane Fonda

Actor and activist Jane Fonda will speak at a National Press Club Headliners luncheon on her movement to push for political action on climate change.

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A Climate of Hope – Scientists & Faith Communities Addressing the Climate Crisis

Join the American Association for the Advancement of Science Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion, Dr. Hayhoe, and Bishop Jefferts Schori for a discussion on climate change, environmental stewardship, and ways faith communities and scientists are working together to address one of today’s most pressing issues.

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