On April 25, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee announced it will host a business meeting on May 8 to markup five bills related to energy efficiency and hydropower. The bills considered will be S. 306 and H.R. 679, Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act; S. 545, the Hydropower Improvement Act of 2013; H.R. 267, Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2013; and S. 761, Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 (“Shaheen-Portman”).