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SUBJECT: Talk to examine the global energy industry’s “perfect storm”

DATE: September 16, 2010

A changing environment, declining energy supplies and expanding new economies are creating a perfect storm in the global energy industry. On Wednesday, Oct. 6, Dr. Harrie Vredenburg, a leading scholar in energy sustainability, will present The New Age of Energy Turbulence and Innovation.
This free public lecture is hosted by Memorial University’s Faculty of Business Administration. Dr. Vredenburg will discuss how conditions today will lead to the disappearance of companies or even entire industries, while new ones take their place, and the ramifications for the economy as a whole.
Date: Oct. 6, 2010
Time: 7 p.m., reception to follow
Location: Engineering Lecture Theatre (room 2006), Faculty of Engineering building
Free admission; free parking in lots 16 and 16A

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