Senior Advisor Sue Tierney to Join Webinar on Electricity Transmission Siting
Event:Improving Electricity Transmission Siting Opportunities to Meet America’s Consumer, Economic, and Clean Energy Climate Goals
Date: September 14, 2021
Host:Progressive Policy Institute
Times: 7:00 a.m. (PT) / 10:00 a.m. (ET)
Senior Advisor Sue Tierney will join a webinar to discuss how improving siting opportunities for electricity transmission lines can contribute to the realization of key US climate goals. Dr. Tierney and co-panelists will explore transmission line expansion in the context of President Biden’s goal of achieving a 100% clean energy electric sector by 2035; current planning, siting, and permitting laws; and possible legislative avenues for change. US Senator John Hickenlooper will also speak at the webinar.