About MIRS Women and Minorities in Energy
country needs an all-out, all of the above strategy that develops every
available source of American energy—a strategy that’s cleaner, cheaper,
and full of new jobs.”
-President Barack Obama
United States is the world’s leading producer of natural gas, and we
have a nearly 100-year supply of it. President Obama has directed his
administration to safely develop this gas, called shale gas, in a way
that will create up to 600,000 jobs by the end of the decade.
Communications Group and the BEYA STEM Conference will host the 2015 MIRS Women and Minorities in Energy: Opportunities in the New Energy Economy program. This
program will include information about energy platforms, covering
fossil, nuclear, efficiency and renewable energy systems as it pertains
to communities with a special focus on underrepresented groups.
MIRS Women and Minorities in Energy will include a continuous dialogue with
employers, federal agencies, educators and students.