More on Energy
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03), a member of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee and a leading advocate in Congress for funding the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) STEM education efforts, released the following statement applauding the recent NSF award to the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) on behalf of Nevada State College (NSC). The grant, totaling over $350,000, will help NSC to collaborate with the College of So
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) led a delegation letter with Rep. Dina Titus (NV-01) and Rep. Ruben Kihuen (NV-04) to press Republican Congressman John Shimkus (R-IL), who is leading a Congressional Delegation to tour the Yucca Mountain site on Saturday, July 14, to invite local scientific experts on his scheduled tour of the Yucca Mountain site.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) announced the intoduction of her Solar Vocational Education and Training for our Servicemembers (VETS) Act, which would direct the U.S. Department of Energy to implement a workforce training program to help prepare our nation's transitioning military personnel for careers in the solar energy industry. Rosen introduced the bipartisan legislation with Reps. Steve Knight (R-CA), Tom MacArthur (R-NJ) and Tom O'Halleran (D-AZ).
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) introduced a series of amendments to the Fiscal Year 2019 “minibus” spending bill that would eliminate all traces of Yucca Mountain funding from the bill:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement denouncing the passage of H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) introduced the Jobs, Not Waste Act. This legislation would prohibit the Secretary of Energy from taking any action relating to the licensing, planning, development, or construction of a nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain until the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) submits a study to Congress on the economic viability and job-creating benefits of alternative uses of the Yucca Mountain site.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) announced her introduction of the bipartisan Protecting American Solar Jobs Act (H.R. 5571) with Democratic Rep. Jared Huffman (CA-02) and Republican Reps. Mark Sanford (SC-01), Ralph Norman (SC-05) and Steve Knight (CA-25). This bill would repeal the Trump Administration’s misguided decision to impose duties and tariffs on imported solar panels.