Heinrich To Testify Before U.S. International Trade Commission On Tariffs That Would Harm Solar Industry

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, October 3, at 9:30 a.m. ET/7:30 a.m. MT, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a member of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, will testify before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to oppose raising tariffs on imported solar panels and modules. 

In August, Senators Heinrich and Thom Tillis (R-N.C.), along with a bipartisan group of senators, sent a letter urging the ITC to not impose tariffs that would negatively affect the American solar industry as a whole.

Senator Heinrich’s remarks as prepared for delivery will be released following the hearing.

WHO: U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich 
WHEN: Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. ET / 7:30 a.m. MT
WHERE Main Hearing Room, USITC Building, 500 E Street SW, Washington, D.C. 20436

For more information on the hearing and a list of witnesses click here