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Rural renaissance: How investments in transmission modernization can drive rural economic development
April 7, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
How can we create more jobs in Rural America? That question is at the heart of an April 7 Agri-Pulse Communications, Inc. webinar, “Rural renaissance: How investments in transmission modernization can drive rural economic development.” This complimentary one-hour program addresses how expanding, integrating, and modernizing the North American high-voltage grid can drive rural economic development, in addition to improved electricity affordability, reliability, and sustainability. Speakers include:
- USDA Undersecretary for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small
- Congressman Frank Lucas
- USDA Administrator of the Rural Utilities Service Chris McLean
- Rob Gramlich, Executive Director, Americans for a Clean Energy Grid
- Denise Bode, Partner, Michael Best Strategies LLC
Agri-Pulse Founder and Editor, Sara Wyant will serves as moderator for the event. This event is sponsored by the Americans for a Clean Energy Grid.
Watch a recording of the event here.