Subcommittee on Energy and Environment Hearing - A Rational Discussion of Climate Change: the Science, the Evidence, the Response

Subcommittee on Energy | 2318 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Nov 17, 2010 10:30am

Opening Statements

Full Committee Ranking Member Ralph Hall (R-TX)

E&E Subcommittee Ranking Member Bob Inglis (R-SC)

Witnesses

Dr. Ralph Cicerone, President of the National Academy of Sciences

Dr. Heidi Cullen, CEO and Director of Communications at Climate Central

Dr. Gerald A. Meehl, Senior Scientist in the Climate and Global Dynamics Division at the
National Center for Atmospheric Research

Dr. Richard Lindzen, Alfred P. Sloan Professor of Meteorology in the Department of Earth,
Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dr. Benjamin Santer, Atmospheric Scientist in the Program for Climate Model Diagnosis and
Intercomparison at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Dr. Richard Alley, Evan Pugh Professor in the Department of Geosciences and an Associate of
the Earth and Environmental Systems Institute at Pennsylvania State University

Dr. Richard Feely, Senior Scientist at the Pacific Marine Environment Laboratory of the National
Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Dr. Patrick Michaels, Senior Fellow in Environmental Studies at the Cato Institute

Rear Admiral David Titley, Oceanographer and Navigator for the United States Department of
the Navy, Department of Defense

Mr. James Lopez, Senior Advisor to the Deputy Secretary at the Department of Housing and
Urban Development.

Mr. William Geer, Director of the Center for Western Lands for the Theodore Roosevelt
Conservation Partnership

Dr. Judith Curry, Chair of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Georgia Institute
of Technology