3:30

Automotive Fuel Economy: How Far Should We Go?

 

Paul R. Portney, Dean, Eller College of Management, University of Arizona, and Chair, National Research Council Committee on Effectiveness and Impact of Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards

4:00

Prospects of a Hydrogen Economy

 

Michael P. Ramage, Executive VP, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Co. (retired), and Chair, National Research Council Committee on Alternatives and Strategies for Future Hydrogen Production and Use

4:30

Perspectives on America’s Energy Future

 

Samuel W. Bodman, Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy Moderator: Ralph J. Cicerone

5:15

Reception

FRIDAY, MARCH 14, 2008

Session Three

Moderator: Charles M. Vest

8:00 a.m.

Introduction to Session Three

 

Charles M. Vest, President, National Academy of Engineering

8:15

Basic Research and America’s Energy Future

 

Ray L. Orbach, Undersecretary for Science, U.S. Department of Energy

9:00

Ending the Energy Stalemate

 

John P. Holdren, Professor, Harvard University, and Co-Chair, National Commission on Energy Policy

9:45

Google’s RechargeIT Program for Commercial Deployment of Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles

 

Dan W. Reicher, Director for Climate Change and Energy Initiatives, Google.org

10:15

Break



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