On Tuesday, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources committee will consider three bills: S. 1160, the Department of Energy Administrative Improvement Act of 2011; S. 1108, the 10 Million Solar Roofs Act of 2011; and S. 1142, the Geothermal Exploration and Technology Act of 2011.

On July 15 the House Natural Resources Committee will hold a hearing on offshore energy, which will focus on the Department of Interior’s plans for offshore energy, revenue, and safety reorganization.

On Thursday, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources committee will hold a business meeting to consider pending legislation, and will distribute the short list of that legislation when it becomes available.