Apr. 25, 2022

WHAT:     PA House Environmental Resources and Energy (ERE) Committee Majority Chairman Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler) will convene a voting meeting to advance legislation seeking to protect landowners, high-valued farmlands and military installations against long-term liabilities associated with wind and solar development.

House Bill 2104, sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest), would assure the proper bonding and reclamation of lands leased to solar and wind energy facilities.

House Bill 2367, sponsored by Rep. Zach Mako (R-Lehigh/Northampton), would require the Department of Environmental Protection to prohibit the construction or installation of wind turbines that negatively affect military installations and the operation of aircraft surrounding those installations.

WHEN:     Tuesday, April 26, at Call of the Chair. 

WHERE:     Room G-50, Irvis Office Building, State Capitol Complex, Harrisburg.

LIVESTREAM:     Barring technical difficulties, Monday’s voting meeting will be streamed live at RepMetcalfe.com/livestreams.

Media contact:    Ty McCauslin, 717.772.9979, tmccausl@pahousegop.com