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The Energy Security Renaissance in North America

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November 06, 2014 // 10:30am12:00pm
The recent surge in North American oil and natural gas is moving the balance of power in energy production from the Middle East to the West. Soon, Mexican energy reforms and newly accessible Arctic resources will add to this North American energy boom. U.S. energy infrastructure and policies must adapt to meet the energy revolution occuring in North America. At the same time, energy consumption is growing exponentially in Asia, raising new challenges and opportunities for East-West cooperation in international energy. more
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35 Ways to Improve North American Competitiveness

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November 12, 2014 // 3:00pm4:00pm
The Canada Institute is pleased to host the Canadian Council of Chief Executives' Eric Miller to release their new report "Made in North America: An Operations Roadmap for a More Competitive Region." Written by Miller, John Dillon, and Colin Robertson the report will lay out clear steps that Mexico, Canada, and the United States can undertake to improve the region's borders, infrastructure, energy cooperation, skills, and regulatory cooperation. more
Steffel KKS Webcast

First Annual North American Energy Forum: Energy Infrastructure Futures

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November 19, 2014 // 8:30am12:00pm
From widespread fears about energy security, the debate in the United States in recent years has shifted to how the abundance of natural gas and significant new oil reserves are fundamentally altering the U.S. energy relationship with the world. North American energy independence is rapidly becoming a reality, with the United States now confident that it will be able to satisfy declining national demand for oil through a combination of domestic, Canadian, and Mexican supply, fuel efficiency measures, and a long-term shift from gasoline and diesel to natural gas-based fuel for transportation. more
Nic Nanos

Most Canadians Say Environment Trumps Energy Prices

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Oct 28, 2014
A majority of Canadians view environmental protection as being more important than energy prices and expect businesses to carry the burden of a carbon tax, according to a recent poll. more
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Impact of Low Oil Prices: Petro Power or Petro Poverty?

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October 31, 2014 // 10:00am11:30am
As oil prices drop, The Wilson Center is focusing on the political and economic implications of lower petroleum prices, as long as they continue, in a number of key countries. Leading experts will speak to what the future could hold for Russia, Iraq, Nigeria, and Venezuela with an added perspective on Saudi pricing power. more

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The Energy Security Renaissance in North America

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