Your independent source for energy news
Platts Energy Week is an independent all energy news and talk program aired weekly in Washington D.C., and Houston that reaches industry executives, lawmakers, policymakers, traders and investors, regulators and other stakeholders in energy.
Platts Energy Week is part of the W*USA TV's Sunday Power Block lineup of respected news and information programming, including CBS Sunday Morning, Face the Nation, This Week In Defense News and The McLaughlin Group. The 30-minute program airs at 7:30. Eastern time on Sunday mornings on W*USA TV, at 1:30 pm Central time on PBS channel KUHT and at North Carolina¹s PBS channel UNC-TV at 5:30 pm and on Tuesday¹s at 6 pm, on PBS UNC-MX.
Show topics include:
- Smart grid technology
- Offshore drilling
- Nuclear energy
- Renewable resources
- Natural gas (shale)
- Climate change
- Energy policy
Show guests include:
- Members of Congress
- Former U.S. Presidents
- Top officials from DOE, EPA, Interior and other agencies
- Energy industry CEOs and other top executives
- Internal experts and foreign officials
- Representatives from trade groups, labor, and environmental groups
- Financial analysts and market reporters
- State officials
Platts Energy Week is the latest addition to Platts' portfolio of more than 100 publications, real-time alerts and other information services dedicated to providing the highest-quality independent news, analysis and price assessments in oil, petroleum products, natural gas, nuclear power, electricity, coal, biofuels and other renewable energy, carbon emissions, shipping, petrochemicals, steel, iron ore and other metals.
Platts Energy Week's Host, Bill Loveless
Platts Editorial Director of Energy Policy and host for Platts Energy Week TV, Bill Loveless is one of the most experienced energy journalists in Washington. For over 30 years he's been covering energy policy and regulation from the Carter administration through the current Obama administration. With guests from the Obama administration, Congress, government agencies, energy industry experts, and other prominent news makers, along with Bill, they'll discuss the latest energy industry policy and related issues.
About Platts: Platts is a leading global provider of energy and metals information and a foremost source of benchmark price assessments in the physical energy markets. Since 1909, Platts has provided information and insights that help clients make sound trading and business decisions, and enable the markets to perform with transparency and efficiency.
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