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Watch it Live at 1pm: Secretary Chu Talks "Sputnik Moment" at Press Club

November 29, 2010 - 11:39am


At 1pm ET today, Secretary Chu will deliver a speech at the National Press Club in DC calling on the United States to sharply accelerate innovations in clean energy -- citing China and other countries' recent advances in clean technology as a critical "Sputnik Moment" for the U.S.

The event will begin at 12:30, and Chu will deliver his remarks at 1, followed by a question and answer session.

You'll be able to watch live online here.

UPDATE: Follow along with Secretary Chu's "Energy Race/Sputnik Moment" powerpoint as he talks live at the Press Club right now. (PDF) , (PPT)

(This event has now concluded. We'll post video of the speech here shortly.)

Ginny Simmons is a New Media Specialist with the Department of Energy.