A keynote speech by:
Miguel Arias Cañete
Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy
Wecloming remarks by:
President and CEO
Founding Director, Global Energy Center
Director, Eurasian Energy Futures Initiative
Please join the Atlantic Council’s Global Energy Center for a public event featuring the European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy, Mr. Miguel Arias Cañete, on Tuesday, February 3 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the Atlantic Council.
Commissioner Cañete is responsible for promoting diversity in the European Union’s energy needs and supplies and is working to establish a European Energy Union. As part of this, he is also tasked with ensuring that the EU achieves its climate and energy goals and further developing renewable energy.
At the Atlantic Council, Commissioner Cañete will focus on Europe’s energy security in a global context, and transatlantic cooperation on energy and climate issues.
Commissioner Cañete will be introduced by the Atlantic Council’s President and CEO, Frederick Kempe. After the Commissioner’s keynote speech, a discussion will follow between Commissioner Cañete and Ambassador Richard Morningstar, Founding Director of the Council’s Global Energy Center. The discussion will be moderated by David Koranyi, Director of the Eurasian Energy Futures Initiative at the Atlantic Council.
Tuesday, February 3 2015
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
1030 15th Street NW
12th Floor (West Tower Elevator)
This event is open to press and on-the-record.
VISITING THE COUNCIL:Metro and parking info
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