EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson testified at the hearing.
Jurisdiction: National energy policy generally; Fossil energy, renewable energy resources and synthetic fuels; energy conservation; energy information; energy regulation and utilization; Utility issues and regulation of nuclear facilities; Interstate energy compacts; Nuclear energy and waste; The Clean Air Act; All laws, programs, and government activities affecting such matters; and, Homeland security-related aspects of the foregoing.
For the purposes of this act, the term ‘greenhouse gas’ means any of the following:
(1) Water vapor.
(2) Carbon dioxide.
(4) Nitrous oxide.
(5) Sulfur hexafluoride.
(8) Any other substance subject to, or proposed to be subject to, regulation, action, or consideration under this Act due to concerns regarding possible climate change.
(House Energy & Commerce Committee,)