Subcommittee Leader McKinley: What is the EPA Doing to Protect our Grid and Prevent Blackouts?
Washington, D.C. — In the Environment and Climate Change Subcommittee hearing today, Subcommittee Republican Leader David B. McKinley (R-WV) delivered the following opening remarks during a hearing with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael Regan.
Excerpts and highlights from his prepared remarks:
WORST FEARS NEW BEING REALIZED
“Our worst fears are now being realized. Pursuing an ideologically driven goal of 100% renewables in such a condensed time frame will cause the grid to collapse.
“Last summer, the head of global research at General Electric in New York told...