Facing the Hard Truths About Energy
Lee Raymond will discuss the findings of the National Petroleum Council (NPC) study on Global Oil and Gas. The study was requested by U.S. Secretary of Energy, Samuel W. Bodman, to address the ability of global oil and gas supplies to keep pace with growing world demand.
8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast Reception
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Meeting
CFR Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and author of The Power Surge Michael A. Levi and former Office of Management and Budget director discuss America's energy future.
Increased petroleum production in the United States, fueled largely by recent technological advances in hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling, has had a profound effect on the U.S. economy and global energy markets. CFR's Robert Blackwill sits down with Admiral Dennis Blair and former BP CEO John Browne to outline both the economic and geopolitcal implications of the current U.S. energy boom.
Ernest Moniz, secretary at the U.S. Department of Energy, joins Matthew Winkler, editor in chief at Bloomberg News, to discuss the "all-of-the-above" energy strategy of the United States.