Ocean Economy and Energy: Opportunities of Cooperation Between Portugal and the US

A conversation with:
Ana Paula Vitorino
Minister of Sea
Portuguese Republic

Moderated by:
Bina Hussein
Assistant Director, Eurasian Energy Futures Initiative
Atlantic Council

Introduction by:
David Koranyi
Director, Eurasian Energy Futures Initiative

Atlantic Council
The first LNG cargo from the Lower 48 to reach European shores landed in Portugal earlier this year, while Portugal also plays a leading role in developing its renewable energy resources on- and offshore. Portuguese Minister of Sea Ana Paula Vitorino joins the Atlantic Council’s Eurasian Energy Futures Initiative to discuss US-Portugal energy relations, the potential of the Iberian Peninsula as an alternative import route for US natural gas to Europe, and Portugal’s potential in developing oceanic renewable energies.

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