Texas Tech University

Vice President for Research to Appear Before Congressional Subcommittee on Energy

Amanda Bowman

June 6, 2018

Joseph A. Heppert will testify on Texas Tech’s efforts in the reliability and security of the U.S. energy grid.

Joseph A. Heppert
Joseph A. Heppert

WHAT: Texas Tech University's Vice President for Research Joseph A. Heppert will testify before a congressional subcommittee on energy.

WHEN: Noon Thursday (June 7)

WHERE: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building, 45 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, D.C.
                       
EVENT: The U.S. House Science, Space, and Technology Committee will hold a subcommittee hearing on the future of the United States' electric grid.

Heppert will speak on how Texas Tech is addressing the issues of making the U.S. energy grid more secure, reliable, robust and resilient when under threat.

The event will be livestreamed on the committee's website and YouTube.

CONTACT: Joseph A. Heppert, vice president for research, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-3904 or joseph.heppert@ttu.edu