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A Recap of Energy Brief 2016

Over 400 attended Energy Brief 2016 in Jackson on January 19th. Alex Epstein, author of New York Times bestseller "Moral Case for Fossil Fuels," Paula Jackson, President and CEO of the American Association of Blacks in Energy, and Former Governor Haley Barbour...

2014 Governor’s Energy Summit

Rick Perry, Governor of Texas and 2012 Presidential Candidate, will deliver the keynote address at the 2014 Governor’s Energy Summit October 8th at the Jackson Convention Complex. In its third year, the summit’s goal is to highlight the inextricable relationship...

Summit Spotlight: Dr. David Dismukes

During the 2013 Governor's Energy Summit, Dr. David Dismukes, an economist with the Acadian Consulting Group of Baton Rouge, La., presented preliminary results from a study commissioned by the Mississippi Energy Institute to identify specific industrial opportunities...

Summit Spotlight: Dan DiMicco

Dan DiMicco is Executive Chairman of Nucor Corporation. Mr. DiMicco was appointed to the United States Manufacturing Council in 2008 by then-U.S. Commerce Secretary Carlos M. Gutierrez and served on the board until 2011. He also serves on the Board of Directors for...

Summit Spotlight: Dr. Frank Clemente

Dr. Clemente is a Professor Emeritus of Social Science and Policy at Penn State and former Director of the University's Environmental Policy Center. Dr. Clemente's research specialization is the socioeconomic impact of energy policy- especially issues relating to...