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Leading Voices on Energy Policy to Convene for Jobs and Innovation Forum on Natural Gas Revolution


WASHINGTON, DC – Continuing this year’s focus on job creation and innovative U.S. industries, members of Congress are announcing plans to host key energy policy experts to discuss the natural gas revolution that is creating American jobs and energy security. Scheduled for Monday, November 14, 2011 at 3 p.m. ET, this is the second installment of the Jobs and Innovation Forum series. Participants will engage in a roundtable discussion to explore how advances in shale gas technology have transformed U.S. natural gas markets and the entire energy landscape. Nationwide, natural gas development is creating jobs, generating government revenues, and advancing our nation’s energy security.

Members of the public are encouraged to participate in the discussion and submit their questions to the panelists online through facebook and twitter. The event will be webcast live.

What: Jobs and Innovation Forum: The Natural Gas Revolution

When: Monday, November 14, 2011 @ 3 p.m. ET

Daniel Yergin, Chairman of IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates
Cal Dooley, President and CEO of the American Chemistry Council
Larry Nichols, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of Devon Energy
Lou Pugliaresi, President of Energy Policy Research Foundation
Steven Holditch, Professor of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A & M University
David Neslin, Director of the Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission
Members of Congress

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