The Energy-Water Nexus

The Energy-Water Nexus

Thursday, September 22, 2011

The WNYC Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, 44 Charlton St.


Since the first steam engines of the Industrial Revolution, water has been intricately linked with how we generate and consume energy. Today, that relationship is more important than ever. Hydrofracking, concentrated solar power, and nuclear energy are each increasing pressure and demand on our finite water resources. Just in time for Climate Week NYC 2011, join an expert panel of industry leaders, policy thinkers, and innovators in a discussion on how advanced management practices and technology innovations are ensuring that water resources are utilized responsibly in this rapidly changing energy age.

• Jeffrey Fulgham, Sustainability and ecomagination Leader, GE Power and Water
• Sheeraz Haji, CEO, Cleantech Group
• Diana Glassman, Board Memeber, The World Policy Institute
• Frank Zammataro, President and Founder, Rentricity

Moderator: Adam Aston, Senior Writer,