2008 NAAG Presidential Initiative on Energy

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May 5-7, 2008
Coeur d'Alene, ID
Contact: Paula Cotter

The purpose of the meeting is to provide information on a wide variety of energy topics, in order to assist Attorneys General in fulfilling their multifaceted duties touching on energy generation, transfer, use, and regulation. More details on times and activities offered will be coming to you at a later date.

Highlights: The Attorneys General will discuss a wide variety of energy issues, including: nuclear energy; emissions and their influence on state energy solutions; the development of new energy sources; global climate change and the law; regulation and deregulation of energy markets; current and future energy demands; energy delivery methods; and alternative fuels.

Guest speakers include: Shell Oil Company President John Hofmeister; Ward Sproat, Director of the Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management with the U.S. Department of Energy; Ed Holland, General Counsel for Southern Company; Norman Shilling of General Electric Energy; officials with the American Alliance of Auto Manufacturers; and senior attorneys from the Attorneys General offices of Idaho, California and Virginia.