Berardesco to Testify at Senate Hearing on Grid Reliability during Extreme Cold Weather Events
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Charles A. Berardesco, interim president and chief executive officer of NERC, will testify before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on Tuesday, Jan. 23. The purpose of this hearing is to examine the performance of the electric power system in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic during recent winter weather events, including the bomb cyclone.
The hearing, chaired by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, begins at 10 a.m. Eastern in Room 366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building and will be webcast live. Witness testimony will be available on the Committee website at the start of the hearing.
In addition to Berardesco, panelists include:
  • The Honorable Kevin McIntyre, chair, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • The Honorable Bruce Walker, assistant secretary, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Department of Energy
  • Allison Clements, president, Goodgrid
  • Andrew Ott, president and CEO, PJM Interconnection
  • Gordon van Welie, president and CEO, ISO New England

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Posted On: 01/22/2018