Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade
April 26, 2012
Small Business Innovators: On the Cutting Edge of Energy Solutions
The purpose of the hearing was to examine innovative ways small businesses contribute to energy production. Specifically, the Subcommittee focused on advanced biofuels, such as cellulosic ethanol, and new innovative technologies small companies have developed to produce energy from previously unused materials. The Subcommittee also looked at the role of research and development in spurring innovative technology within the advanced biofuels field.
Opening Statement:Chairman Scott Tipton (R-CO)
Witnesses and Testimony: