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Rural renaissance: How investments in transmission modernization can drive rural economic development

April 7 @ 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.

Details

Date:
April 7
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm