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By Robert Rapier on Apr 6, 2009 with no responses

Off to D.C. for 2009 EIA Energy Conference

Tags: EIA, Steven Chu

I will be shortly on a plane to D.C. where I will participate in the Energy Information Administration’s 2009 Energy Conference. I will update as I can via Twitter (RRapier) and possibly on Facebook, but not much from me here for the week.

Here is the opening lineup:

Welcome – Howard Gruenspecht, Acting Administrator, Energy Information Administration

Keynote AddressDr. Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy

Energy and the Macroeconomy
William D. Nordhaus, Sterling Professor of Economics, Yale University

Energy in a Carbon-Constrained WorldJohn W. Rowe, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Exelon Corporation

My panel session is on Wednesday at 9:00:

Energy and the Media

Moderator: John Anderson (Resources for the Future)

Speakers:

* Barbara Hagenbaugh (USA Today)
* Steven Mufson (Washington Post)
* Eric Pooley (Harvard University)
* Robert Rapier (R-SQUARED Energy Blog)

Probably the only time those four institutions will ever been mentioned together. :-) I will summarize the high points upon my return.