Energy Policy

BlueGreen Alliance's Pena Lopes discusses efforts to move legislation ahead of midterms

Has time run out for energy policy in the Senate this year? During today's OnPoint, Yvette Pena Lopes, director of legislation and intergovernmental affairs at the BlueGreen Alliance, explains how her organization plans to lobby Congress on energy for the remainder of the year. She discusses the prospects for a bipartisan renewable electricity standard proposal and gives her take on why climate and energy measures have failed in the Senate.