The IAGS TREM Center is pleased to announce that the agenda for TREM12 has been updated. Click here to see the agenda.
TREM12 Policy Conference:
Critical Materials for Energy & Defense
March 13-14, 2012 in Washington DC
Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City
1250 South Hayes Street,
For the energy and security industries, the age of austerity has arrived, and the impact to the resource sector is significant. Commodity prices fluctuate wildly, and the future is shrouded in uncertainty.
Growth in the renewable energy sector is slowing. "We can see as much as a 50 percent reduction in renewable energy projects" said a representative of The American Council on Renewable Energy.
The President has said no (for now) to energy resources from Canada, and China fears the impact to its economy as European demand crumbles. Meanwhile, the Japanese government and companies are investing heavily into mitigating raw material risks.
Gain insight into the future by hearing executives, experts and policymakers in areas of mining, energy, transportation and defense, revealing the strategies to developing a secure and diverse supply of renewable energy.