Facing an Energy Abundance
Michael Zenker, Managing Director, NextEra Energy Resources
The U.S. is facing an abundance of energy in almost all forms. Growing U.S. oil and gas production will transform the U.S. from the largest global importer, to a net exporter by 2020. At the same time, a boom or renewable energy construction is occurring despite the fact that electricity demand is not growing in the U.S. The presentation will explore the origins of this abundance, and then turn to implications to power markets in the western U.S.