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Media Advisory: Panel Discussion on Monterey Shale

MEDIA ADVISORY: March 24, 2014

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Panel Discussion on Monterey Shale

Thursday, March 27 in Sacramento - Quorum Room at the Citizen Hotel – 2:00 – 3:15 pm
926 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814

WHAT: San Francisco-based think tank Next Generation, the Post Carbon Institute, and Physicians, Scientists and Engineers for Healthy Energy invite you to join a panel discussion on the energy and economic potential of California’s Monterey Shale formation.

WHO: Business leader Tom Steyer will kick off the presentation and engage panelists Dr. David Hughes and Robert Collier in discussion.

WHEN: Thursday, March 27, 2:00 – 3:15 pm PDT

WHERE: Quorum Room at the Citizen Hotel, 926 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814

WHY: The debate over oil and gas development in California has been influenced by expectations of an energy and economic boon from developing the Monterey Shale. This panel discussion will provide legislators, journalists and others interested in California energy and economic issues with a solid foundation for understanding the prospects of developing the Monterey Shale. 

Space is limited. To RSVP, or for more information, contact James Barba at


About Next Generation

Next Generation promotes solutions to two of the biggest challenges confronting the next generation of Americans:  The risk of dangerous climate change, and the threat of diminished prospects for children and families. Through the use of non-partisan research, policy development, and strategic communications, we identify strategies that help deploy clean, advanced energy technologies; we also work to ensure a level playing field from which today’s kids can build a brighter future.

Learn more at , and on Twitter @nextgen_USA.

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