May 03, 2006

Crapo Hosts Live May 'Capitol Watch' Program

INL Lab Director Speaks on Energy Research

Washington, DC -Renewable energy research and developments at the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) will be the topics for Idaho Senator Mike Crapoâ??s live â??Capitol "Watch" cable program this month. Crapo will host a guest, INL Lab Director Vice Admiral John Grossenbacher, on the program, which will air live on May 9th, 2006. "Finding renewable and independent resources of energy is on the minds of many Americans right now and the Senate is looking at proposals to address those issues," Crapo said. "The INL is at the forefront in development and research on energy issues and Director Grossenbacher will provide valuable insight to those who have this research being conducted in their back yards. I look forward to talking about this and many other issues facing the senate during my program."Viewers can call and ask Crapo and Director Grossenbacher questions by calling 1-800-SEN-TALK (1-800-736-8255)."Capitol Watch" will air in the following cities over the following cable channels:Boise/Nampa/Caldwell98Coeur d'Alene19Ketchum97Idaho City37Idaho Falls/Blackfoot11Lewiston13Moscow11Pocatello22Twin Falls17 The program is sponsored by the Idaho Cable Telecommunications Association (ICTA) and local cable systems throughout Idaho. Local cable systems provide access and the channel numbers may vary from month to month. Due to equipment upgrades or scheduling conflicts, the program is not always available on every cable system in the state.