Session Two panelists Charles Ebinger (Brookings Institution), Mark Hutchinson (IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates), Emma Cochrane (ExxonMobil Gas and Power Marketing), Donald Hertzmark (DMP Resources), and Kwang-In Kim (Korea Power Exchange) discuss Asia’s electricity market design and pricing.
Vietnam’s Vice Minister of Industry and Trade Hoang Quoc Vuong and Philippine Secretary of Energy Jose Rene Almendras provide examples of expanded electrification programs.
Letha Tawney (World Resources Institute), Manoj Vohra (Economist Intelligence Unit), and Phyllis Yoshida (United States Department of Energy) examine the potential of renewable energy sources.
Asian Development Bank’s Pil-Bae Song asks a question during the renewable energy panel.
Abdul Rahim Hashim (Malaysian Gas Association; International Gas Union) talks with Emma Cochrane (ExxonMobil Gas and Power Marketing) at the Opening Dinner.
Hideo Naito (Japan Bank of International Cooperation) and Agung Wicaksono (President’s Delivery Unit for Development Monitoring and Oversight) look at the challenges and opportunities of investing in electricity infrastructure in the region.
Kwon Hong Ryu (Wonkwang University School of Law), Mikkal Herbeg (NBR), and Chi Zhang (BP) engage in the natural gas roundtable.
Srinivasan Padmanaban (United States Agency for International Development) asks a question during the roundtable on the outlook of coal use in Asia.
2012 Pacific Energy Summit delegates convene at the Opening Dinner.
Vu Tu Thanh (U.S.-ASEAN Business Council), Pham Thi Thu Hang (Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry), and Hoang Tien Dung (Institute of Energy)discuss electricity production from the perspective of Vietnamese industry.
Chevron Vietnam’s Hank Tomlinson meets Deputy Chief of Mission from the U.S. Embassy in Hanoi Claire Pierangelo and Lao Deputy Minister of Energy and Mines Viraphonh Viravong at the Opening Dinner.
Vietnam’s Vice Minister of Industry and Trade engages with Admiral Dennis Blair (Board of Directors, NBR) during the Opening Dinner.
Philip Jones (Washington State Utilities and Transportation Commission; NARUC), Viraphonh Viravong (Ministry of Energy and Mines, Laos), and other delegates applaud at the beginning of Summit discussions.
Melody Meyer (Chevron Asia Pacific Exploration and Production) makes a comment during Session One on Asia’s energy mix.
Dang Dinh Quy (Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam) delivers the closing remarks at the 2012 Pacific Energy Summit.
U.S. Under Secretary of State Robert Hormats engages with Nagoya University’s Tatsuo Masuda at the Opening Dinner.