Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Reveal Navigation

Agency Heads to Visit Asia This Month Agency Heads to Visit Asia This Month Agency Heads to Visit Asia This Month Agency Heads to Visit Asi...

share
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

Energy

Agency Heads to Visit Asia This Month

Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chairwoman Allison Macfarlane is visiting Japan this week.(YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

photo of Alex Brown
December 2, 2013

Two top U.S. regulators on energy issues are heading to Asia this month on separate trips. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy is traveling to China to challenge its leaders on climate change; Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chairwoman Allison Macfarlane is meeting with leaders in South Korea and Japan.

"Action must happen, and it must happen quickly in China," McCarthy said Monday, before leaving on her trip next week. "I think, in a 2015 world, the two largest emitters of greenhouse gases [must] be at the table, and I think it's important China is with us."

Macfarlane will keynote a Japanese conference on spent nuclear fuel; her agency assisted Japan after a 2011 tsunami led to meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear-power plant.

You May Find These of Interest
Get us in your feed.
Job Board
Search Jobs
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | San Jose, CA
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Traverse City, MI
Outside Sales - Membership Development
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Rochester, MN
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Key West, FL
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Danbury, CT
Outside Membership Sales Rep
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Las Cruces, NM
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Kingston, NY
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Coos Bay, OR
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | St. Augustine, FL
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Kirksville, MO
Outside Sales -Membership Development
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Colorado Springs, CO
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Newburgh, NY
Legislative Director
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Austin, TX
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Meridian, MS
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Hampton, VA
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus