Wednesday, April 4, 2012

U.S. Senate Commerce Committee To Host Hearing On Shale Gas Transportation, Pipeline Needs

U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller has announced that the United States Senate Commerce Committee will conduct a field hearing April 11 in Fairmont, W.Va. The hearing will be on “Shale Gas Development: Meeting the Transportation, Pipeline, and Rail Needs to Renew American Manufacturing." The hearing will begin at 1:00 p.m. and be held in the Robert H. Mollohan Research Center in Fairmont (1000 Galliher Drive) in Exhibition Hall.

"At the hearing, Senator Rockefeller will focus – with a panel of experts – on the infrastructure needs that must be met to spur new growth in West Virginia manufacturing as a result of the shale gas boom," according to an email invite from the Senator's office.

Click to see link to committee hearing notice.