On Thursday, the U.S. Senate confirmed Republican James Danly a seat on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
Executive Director Barry Worthington talks with Fox News’ Ed Henry about the future of coal plants in America.
About the Executive Director
Barry K. Worthington is the Executive Director of the United States Energy Association (USEA). USEA serves as a bipartisan advisory organization that represents over 100 members across the energy sector, from the largest Fortune 500 companies to small energy consulting firms.
Executive Director's Statements
USEA Chief Congratulates New FERC Commissioner Jim Danly on Senate Confirmation
Mar 13, 2020
USEA Chief Says New Energy Tech Tax Credit Will Spur Innovation and Reduce Emissions
Jan 8, 2020
Congressman Tom Reed (R-NY) has introduced legislation that will provide a tax incentive for new and innovative energy technologies in an effort to help the United States compete globally with technology advancements in other countries.
On Heels Of COP25, USEA Chief Tells Fox News: U.S. Is Doing More Than Any Other Nation To Meet Global Climate Goals
Dec 18, 2019
The United States energy sector is leading the world in the effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, USEA Executive Director Barry Worthington told Fox News this week.
USEA Chief Applauds POTUS Pick for Energy Secretary, Says Brouillette is Exceptional Choice
Nov 8, 2019
This week, President Trump nominated Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette to be his next energy secretary, replacing Rick Perry who plans to leave the helm by year’s end.
The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will take up the nomination before sending it to the full Senate for approval.
USEA Chief Lauds FERC Chairman Chatterjee as 'Progressive' on Energy Cooperation
Oct 21, 2019
On Monday, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Chairman Neil Chatterjee and the University of Kentucky hosted the day-long EnVision Forum where U.S. energy industry and government leaders met to discuss top issues facing the sector.