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  • Energy Policy Roundtable Discussion
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    Energy Policy Roundtable Discussion

    Former energy and defense officials along with industry professionals spoke at a conference on energy policy and security Speakers included former Shell Oil Company President John…

  • John Hofmeister on Rising Cost of Gas
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    John Hofmeister on Rising Cost of Gas

    The guest discussed the rising cost of gas in the U.S., where prices are expected to go from here, factors that determine the cost of gas as well as the use of gas as a political issue on…

  • Global Oil Supply Disruption Simulation
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    Global Oil Supply Disruption Simulation

    Former White House officials, senior retired military officers, and a former oil executive participated in a simulated disruption of the global oil supply. They portrayed members of the…

  • Gas Prices and US Energy Policy
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    Gas Prices and U.S. Energy Policy

    Former Shell Oil Company President John Hofmeister spoke about U.S. energy policy. He criticized both the Obama administration and Congress among his comments. He said President Obama has no plan to reduce…

  • Gas Prices and Obama Energy Policy
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    Gas Prices and Obama Energy Policy

    John Hofmeister talked about rising gas prices and President Obama’s energy security plan to reduce oil imports by one-third in the next decade. He also responded to telephone calls and…

  • Rally Against Offshore Drilling Moratorium
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    Rally Against Offshore Drilling Moratorium

    Residents, oil industry representatives, and business executives participated in a rally against the federal moratorium on offshore oil drilling.

  • emWhy We Hate the Oil Companiesem
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    Why We Hate the Oil Companies

    John Hofmeister, former president of Shell Oil Company, presents his thoughts on energy alternatives and the role politics plays in the energy debate in his book, Why We Hate the Oil…

  • Oil Industry and Gulf Oil Spill
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    Oil Industry and Gulf Oil Spill

    John Hofmeister talked about his new book, Why We Hate The Oil Companies: Straight Talk from an Energy Insider, and his views on the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Topics included the…

  • Rising Oil Prices
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    Rising Oil Prices

    Oil company executives testified about the relationship between the price of crude oil and the consumer price of gasoline. Among the issues they addressed were the impact of market…

  • Oil Price Issues
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    Oil Price Issues

    Top-level executives from the five largest oil companies testifies about the current state of oil and gas prices, oil company profits, and the need for clean, renewable fuels to ease demand…

  • Foreign Oil Dependence
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    Foreign Oil Dependence

    John Hofmeister talked about U.S. dependence on foreign oil and his recent 50-city tour to talk with Americans and opinion leaders about several energy issues as domestic concerns as well…

  • State of Black America Report
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    State of Black America Report

    Mr. Morial and others speak about a report on the equality between African-Americans and other groups that concentrated on education, economics, health, civic engagement, and social justice. He also…

  • Energy Supply
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    Energy Supply

    Mr. Hofmeister spoke about strategies for meeting the nation’s energy needs in an era of increasing international demand for energy resources. Topics included energy prices and the role oil…

  • USSaudi Arabia Energy Outlook
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    U.S.-Saudi Arabia Energy Outlook

    Panelists talked about global energy supplies and demand, energy interdependence in international oil markets, prospects for improving U.S. energy independence from global markets, and the…

  • Energy Supply and Security
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    Energy Supply and Security

    Mr. Hofmeister spoke about the infrastructure of the oil and gas industry, energy prices in the domestic market, the reliability of the oil and gas supply, and the future of exploration and…

  • Energy Industry Consolidation
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    Energy Industry Consolidation

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on energy industry consolidation. A panel of legal experts and regulators, as well as a panel of oil industry executives testified about the…

  • Energy Prices
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    Energy Prices

    Oil company executives talked about fuel and gasoline pricing, the state of petroleum supplies and infrastructure in the U.S., and the recent impact of Gulf Coast hurricanes on the…