Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
April 4, 2016
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will deliver the global policy keynote at Bloomberg New Energy and Finance (BNEF)’s Future of Energy Summit at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City at 10:30 a.m. on April 5, 2016.
Secretary Kerry’s remarks will focus on the inexorable link between energy choices and climate change, the path forward in the wake of the historic Paris Agreement, and the transition toward a global, low-carbon economy.
Since 2008, BNEF’s global Future of Energy Summit has convened key decision-makers from the business, finance and policy communities to focus intently on critical energy challenges ranging from power, transportation, and regulation, to energy finance and energy security.
The Secretary’s speech will be open to the press. For footage of the speech the Verizon Audio Visual Operations Center (AVOC) Source ID is HD-552830S0366?. Following the event, broadcast-quality video will be available for download via the State Department’s unit page on DVIDS. For additional information on coverage, please contact Jennifer MacDonald firstname.lastname@example.org.
Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) A U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification card (driver's license, passport).
For further information, please contact the Press Office at 202-647-2492 or Jennifer MacDonald email@example.com.