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Senate Testimony: Use of Energy as a Tool & Weapon

Kenneth B. Medlock III | Michelle Michot Foss

Senate Testimony: Use of Energy as a Tool & Weapon.

Center for Energy Studies senior director Ken Medlock submitted the written statement below (PDF) before his U.S. Senate testimony on examining the use of energy as a tool and a weapon, ensuring energy security for the United States and its allies. 

At the same hearing, Michelle Michot Foss, fellow in energy, minerals and materials, discussed the development of critical minerals and metals supply chains and the role of materials for alternative energy technologies in long term energy security. Download her written testimony below (PDF). 

The archived webcast of the hearing, held by the Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources, is here.

Medlock's testimony starts at 00.59.22. Foss' testimony starts at 00.42.10.