Bureau of Energy Resources Coordinator Ambassador Carlos Pascual Travels to India

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
May 10, 2012

Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs Carlos Pascual will travel to Delhi and Mumbai, India, May 14-17 to meet with Government of India officials, energy industry experts, and members of civil society.

This will be Ambassador Pascual’s first trip to India since assuming his current position. India is a vital and growing actor in world energy markets. On this trip, Ambassador Pascual will engage with the Indian government, private sector, and civil society on several broad themes, including regional energy security in South Asia, the next steps for India and the United States on unconventional gas, energy access, the UN initiative Sustainable Energy for All, the development of power markets, and emerging trends in the global energy economy.

For more information, please contact Greg Adams (AdamsGM@state.gov; 202-647-7959).

PRN: 2012/748