Department of Energy

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Will Lead United States Delegation to Ukraine

August 25, 2017

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – On August 29, 2017, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will lead a U.S. delegation to Kyiv, Ukraine. The Delegation will meet with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko as well as other Ukrainian officials to discuss how both countries can continue to boost their economies through a strong energy partnership. 

"It is an honor to lead this delegation from the United States to the great country of Ukraine,” said Secretary Perry. “I look forward to strengthening our relationship with such an important ally and furthering our work to ensure energy stability and security in the region.”

Members of the Delegation:

The Honorable Kevin Cramer (R-ND, At-Large District), U.S. House of Representatives

Mr. Ray W. Washburne, President and CEO of Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Further information on media opportunities will be announced at a later date. Any media interested in learning more about the trip should email doenews@hq.doe.gov.

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