Water and Energy Sustainability Symposium

The Environmentally Friendly Drilling Systems (EFD) Program will partner with The Ground Water Protection Council to host the second Water/Energy Sustainability Symposium to address challenges in meeting future water and energy needs. The event will occur in Pittsburgh, PA, September 26 – 29, 2010, see: www.WaterEnergy2010.com for more information. The event will be co-sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).  

This innovative symposium will bring together leaders from government, energy and water industries, academia, water organizations, and other stakeholders, to chart a collaborative course toward sustainability for both resources. The four-day symposium will be dedicated to understanding water-energy inter-relationships and the science, technology, and policy needs identified by the participants as steps towards integrated water-energy planning and sustainability in these changing times. 

The symposium, co-sponsored by the GWPC, DOE, and EPA, is in partnership with: the EFD Program, National Ground Water Association, Association of State Drinking Water Administrators, National Rural Water Association, Alliance for Water Efficiency, River Network, Energy In Depth, Water Research Foundation, Western Coalition of Arid States, Nuclear Energy Institute, Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission, Petroleum Technology Transfer Council, Western Governors Association, American Public Power Association, Clean Water America Alliance, Union of Concerned Scientists, Environmental and Water Resources Institute, National Association of Clean Water Agencies, Environmental Defense Fund, and others.

Speaker

When?

Mon, Sep. 27 - Wed, Sep. 29, 2010
12:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Eastern

Where?

Sheraton Station Square
300 W Station Square Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15219