Chairwoman Stabenow to Convene Ag Committee Hearing on Advanced Biofuels and Jobs

Washington, DC – Senator Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, will convene a Committee hearing on Tuesday, April 8 at 10:00 a.m. in room 328A of the Russell Senate Office Building. The hearing, Advanced Biofuels: Creating Jobs and Lower Prices at the Pump, will examine the role domestically-produced, advanced, non-food based biofuels are playing in creating jobs and strengthening the rural economy. Witnesses are listed below.

The hearing, Advanced Biofuels: Creating Jobs and Lower Prices at the Pump, will convene on Tuesday, April 8 at 10:00 a.m. EST in room 328A of the Russell Senate Office Building. A live webcast of the hearing can be viewed on the Committee’s website at http://ag.senate.gov.

WITNESS LIST

Mr. Richard Childress, CEO, Richard Childress Racing, LLC, Welcome, NC
Mr. Jan Koninckx, Global Business Director for Biorefineries, DuPont Industrial Biosciences, Wilmington, DE
Mr. Brooke Coleman, Executive Director, Advanced Ethanol Council, Boston, MA
Dr. Sumesh Arora, Vice President, Innovate Mississippi; Director of Strategic Biomass Solutions, Ridgeland, MS
Ms. Nancy Young, Vice President, Environmental Affairs, Airlines for America, Washington, DC

Senate Ag Committee Press Release
4/1/14