Independent Task Force Report on Energy and U.S. Foreign Policy
The Independent Task Force examines the crucial role of oil and gas in U.S. national security, and takes careful stock of the domestic and foreign policy options of the United States to address this vulnerability. Join the Task Force Chairs and Task Force Director for the official release of the report's findings.
**Please note special time and location**
9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Reception
9:30 - 10:30 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.