Washington, D.C. – As part of the Energy Department’s ongoing efforts to highlight President Obama’s State of the Union address and discuss the Obama Administration’s commitment to American energy resources and innovation, tomorrow, Tuesday, January 31, Acting Under Secretary of Energy Arun Majumdar will participate in a roundtable discussion with clean technology businesses. The roundtable will be hosted by the Los Angeles CleanTech Incubator (LACI), a non-profit organization working to accelerate the development of clean energy start-ups, and will include a discussion on next generation vehicle technologies, solar power, and building efficiency. The roundtable will be followed by an open press tour of the LACI facility.
The visit builds on President Obama’s State of the Union address last week, where President Obama presented a new era for American energy and outlined a blueprint for an American economy built to last, based on American-made energy resources and clean energy innovation. President Obama also highlighted the important role investing in clean energy technologies plays in creating jobs and securing America’s future economic prosperity.
Los Angeles CleanTech Incubator Roundtable and Tour with Senior Energy Department Official Dr. Arun Majumdar
Dr. Arun Majumdar, Acting U.S. Under Secretary for Energy
Monday, January 30, 2012
Roundtable: 11 A.M. PT
Los Angeles City Hall
Los Angeles CleanTech Incubator
Ian Harris, Los Angeles CleanTech Incubator