16
November 2015
Past Event
U.S.-China Energy Cooperation: Risks, Opportunities, and Solutions

U.S.-China Energy Cooperation: Risks, Opportunities, and Solutions

Past Event
Hudson Institute, Washington, D.C. Headquarters
November 16, 2015
Default Event Image
16
November 2015
Past Event

1015 15th Street, N.W., 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20005

Speakers:
Yossie Hollander

Chairman, Fuel Freedom Foundation

michael_pillsbury
Michael Pillsbury

Former Senior Fellow and Director for Chinese Strategy

Qiang Liu

Secretary-General, Global Forum on Energy Security

Fuqiang Yang

Senior Advisor on Energy, Environment and Climate Change, Natural Resources Defense Council’s China Program

Damien Ma

Fellow, Paulsen Institute

Gal Luft

Co-Director, Institute for Analysis of Global Security

Jerry Fletcher

Director, U.S.-China Energy Center & Natural Resource Analysis Center, West Virginia University

David Sandalow

Inaugural Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University

Jeremy Carl

Research Fellow, Hoover Institution

arthur_herman
Arthur Herman

Senior Fellow

As the world’s second largest economy, China’s energy demands are growing fast. In the next fifteen years, China is projected to overtake the U.S. as the world’s largest oil consumer, and Russia as the world’s second largest natural gas consumer. By 2035, China is expected to become the world’s largest energy importer, as its energy production rises 47%, while consumption rises by 60%. China’s oil import dependence is projected to rise from 60% in 2013 to 75% in 2035.

How will the world’s second largest economy meet its energy needs without endangering the environment or violating its pledge to cap CO2 emissions by 2030, especially as its transportation-related energy demand is estimated to rise 98%? How can the U.S. help China realize greater energy independence, and shape a future energy picture in Asia that both eases geopolitical tensions and weans China and other Asian nations off OPEC?

To address these and other issues, Hudson Institute hosted a day-long conference on November 16th featuring energy policy experts from both China and the U.S.

Click here to see Fuqiang Yang's slides.

Click here to see Damien Ma's slides.

Click here to see Gal Luft's slide.

Click here to see David Sandalow's slides.

Related Events
17
July 2024
In-Person Event | Hudson Institute
China’s Persecution of Falun Gong at 25 Years
Featured Speakers:
Miles Yu
Dr. Larry Liu
Sarah Cook
Simon Zhang
Levi Browde
Ying Chen
Moderators:
Nina Shea
Cynthia Sun
A Falun Gong demonstrator sits in a cage in London, United Kingdom, on July 18, 2021, during the protest against the Chinese government's persecution. (Vuk Valcic/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
17
July 2024
In-Person Event | Hudson Institute
China’s Persecution of Falun Gong at 25 Years

Join Hudson Institute as expert panels take stock of the Falun Gong crackdown over the past quarter of a century.

A Falun Gong demonstrator sits in a cage in London, United Kingdom, on July 18, 2021, during the protest against the Chinese government's persecution. (Vuk Valcic/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Miles Yu
Dr. Larry Liu
Sarah Cook
Simon Zhang
Levi Browde
Ying Chen
Moderators:
Nina Shea
Cynthia Sun
22
July 2024
Virtual Event | Online
Deterring an Axis of Aggressors: A Conversation with H.R. McMaster
Featured Speakers:
H.R. McMaster
Jeremy Hunt
.Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping interacting in Beijing on October 17, 2023. (Sergei Savostyanov/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
22
July 2024
Virtual Event | Online
Deterring an Axis of Aggressors: A Conversation with H.R. McMaster

Join Chair of the Hudson Institute Japan Chair Advisory Board and former National Security Advisor LTG (Ret.) H.R. McMaster and Media Fellow Jeremy Hunt for a discussion on this topic.

.Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping interacting in Beijing on October 17, 2023. (Sergei Savostyanov/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
H.R. McMaster
Jeremy Hunt
22
July 2024
In-Person Event | Hudson Institute
Building a Strategy to Counter Hong Kong’s Role in Sanctions Evasion
Featured Speakers:
Olivia Enos
Samuel Bickett
Sunny Cheung
Moderator:
Shannon Van Sant
New construction and developments in Hong Kong, China. (Bob Henry/UCG/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
22
July 2024
In-Person Event | Hudson Institute
Building a Strategy to Counter Hong Kong’s Role in Sanctions Evasion

Experts will discuss new evidence of how the Chinese Communist Party is using Hong Kong to sow instability and conflict around the world and how the United States can better counter these illicit activities.

New construction and developments in Hong Kong, China. (Bob Henry/UCG/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Olivia Enos
Samuel Bickett
Sunny Cheung
Moderator:
Shannon Van Sant
09
July 2024
Past Event
A Conversation with Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis ahead of the Washington Summit
Featured Speakers:
Gabrielius Landsbergis
Peter Rough
Tomas Janeliūnas
Gabrielius Landsbergis speaks during a press conference in Warsaw, Poland, on March 20, 2024. (Photo by Foto Olimpik/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
09
July 2024
Past Event
A Conversation with Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis ahead of the Washington Summit

Please join Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis as he sits down with Senior Fellow Peter Rough on the eve of the Washington summit to discuss the prospects for Ukraine and the outlook for Lithuanian security. He will be introduced by Hudson Visiting Fellow Tomas Janeliūnas of Vilnius University.

Gabrielius Landsbergis speaks during a press conference in Warsaw, Poland, on March 20, 2024. (Photo by Foto Olimpik/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Gabrielius Landsbergis
Peter Rough
Tomas Janeliūnas