The Northwest Gas Association’s executive director, Dan Kirschner spoke with Hart Energy about the climate action proposal being debated by the state legislature in Oregon. Kirschner says the way the proposal sits now will have an immediate impact on natural gas consumer bills. The Northwest Gas Association has adopted what it believes would make for a successful climate action program. You can find that here.
You can read more about the Oregon House Bill 2020 here.
Hundreds of oil and gas workers and supporters rallied and then testified in the unusually quick Energy and Transportation Committee hearing that took place two days after the bills introduction.
Senator Lisa Murkowski sat down for a one-on-one interview with Hart Energy’s Jessica Morales during CERAWeek in Houston.
Colorado’s Senate Finance committee voted on 4-3 on March 7 to move Senate Bill 19-181 to the Appropriations Committee, which will hold its hearing on March 8. Meanwhile, opposition to the bill and it quick move through committee emerged.