Energy Department to broadcast tribal summit on Internet
Posted: Thursday, April 28, 2011
The Department of Energy
will broadcast its upcoming tribal leaders' summit on the Internet.
takes place from May 4-5 at the Crystal Gateway
in Arlington, Virginia. Tribal leaders will meet with senior policy advisers on May 4 and with Secretary Steven Chu on May 5.
"Tribal Nations are well-positioned to take advantage of the benefits of clean energy. This summit will provide an opportunity for meaningful dialogue between the Department of Energy and Tribal Nations on a broad range of energy and environmental issues," Chu said in a press release
. "Working together we can achieve important goals of President Obama's National Energy Policy to the benefit of American Indian and Alaska Native Tribes as well as our Nation as a whole."
Only the sessions on May 5 will be broadcast online. Details can be found on the preliminary agenda
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