In celebration of Black History Month, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz will join Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole for a fireside chat on engaging African Americans in energy sector opportunities at the National Museum of African Art.
On Friday, February 20, 2015 Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz will join Fred P. Hochberg, Chairman and President of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) for a tour of the First Solar manufacturing plant in Perrysburg, highlighting the federal government’s continued support of renewable energy innovation in the U.S. and underscoring the contributions these investments are making to the nation’s goal of a low-carbon energy future.
Deputy Secretary of Energy Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall will visit the Western Area Power Administration for a ceremony at the Electrical District No. 5 Substation to view progress on the Electrical District 5-to-Palo Verde transmission project.
Following a tour of the ARPA-E Technology Showcase, Secretary Moniz will participate in a fireside conversation with Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Son, about the importance of innovation, particularly related to transportation, distributed generation, grid reliability, and the role of energy in enabling economic development.
On Monday, February 2, 2015, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz will host a media briefing on the Energy Department’s Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Request, outlining the Department’s proposed investments in research, infrastructure, and an all-of-the-above energy strategy.
The Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) will host its annual Energy Innovation Summit from Feb. 9-11, 2015 at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. The Summit brings together more than 2,000 stakeholders from across the energy sector to discuss cutting-edge issues and facilitate relationships to move novel energy technologies into the marketplace.
WASHINGTON— On Thursday, January 15, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz will give a speech at the University Club hosted by the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA), where he will outline project management reforms recently implemented at the U.S. Department of Energy. Following his speech, Secretary Moniz will participate in a moderated discussion.
WASHINGTON—On December 15, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz will host a trilateral meeting with Natural Resources Canada Minister Greg Rickford and Mexican Secretary of Energy Pedro Joaquin Coldwell.