Arctic drilling, China's clean energy, and Iran's 'nuclear gamble': energy's week ahead
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What's the human and environmental toll on strikes against Iran's nuclear facilities? What lessons have we learned from a season of Arctic drilling? Events coming up this week in the world of energy.
What's happening in the the energy world between October 8 and October 12?
Renewable Energy Markets: Investment & Policy Trends
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Washington
Sponsored by the Business Council for Sustainable Energy
The briefing will focus on market trends and policy drivers for commercially available renewable energy technologies. A moderated panel discussion with renewable energy industry leaders will follow.
"Briefing on Why China Is Acting on Clean Energy: Successes, Challenges, and Implications for U.S. Policies"
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Washington
Sponsored by the Environmental and Energy Study Institute and World Resources Institute
Speakers: Joanna Lewis, Assistant Professor of Science, Technology, and International Affairs, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University; Ailun Yang, Senior Associate, Major Emerging Economies Initiative, World Resources Institute; Stephen Munro, Policy and International Analyst, Bloomberg New Energy Finance
"Give Me Regulation, Not Liberty: From Samuel Insull to James E. Rogers in the Electric Power Industry"
12 p.m. | Washington
A policy forum with Robert L. Bradley Jr., Founder and CEO, Institute for Energy Research. Moderated by David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute.
(Streaming online at www.cato.org/live)