The Energy Council of Canada is a vehicle for strategic thinking, collaboration and action by senior energy executives in the private and public sectors with an interest in national, continental and global energy issues. The Energy Council’s mission is to forge a better understanding of energy issues in order to optimally shape the energy sector for the benefit of all Canadians. Energy corporations, energy industry associations, Canadian federal and provincial government departments and agencies, academic organizations, professional services firms, as well as Crown corporations are members of the Council. Their energy interests cover all forms of energy. The Energy Council holds public policy forums, various member activities, and hosts the annual Canadian Energy Person of the Year Award. The Energy Council is a founding member of the World Energy Council (1923). We represent Canada and coordinate participation in WEC activities, contributing to development of information and policy perspectives, global expert knowledge, energy information and policy perspective.
2015 Canadian Energy Person of the Year: Michael Cleland
November 25th, 2015: Hyatt Regency
The Energy Council of Canada’s Canadian Energy Person of the Year Award was established in 2001. The award pays tribute to a Canadian energy leader who has made a significant impact at the national and international levels with the energy sector. Fifteen recipients have been so honoured to date, including Rick George, Pat Daniel, Charlie Fischer, Eric Newell, and Stephen Snyder. The Energy Council of Canada has selected Mr. Michael Cleland as the 2015 recipient based on his impact across the Canadian energy industry and its related sectors. Plan to attend on November 25 in Calgary.
Now Confirmed: The Honourable James Carr, Minister, Natural Resources Canada, to attend and present the Opening Keynote address.
Minister Carr joins previously confirmed guest speakers:
- Al Monaco, President & CEO, Enbridge
- Marie-José Nadeau, Chair, World Energy Council
- Michael Harcourt, Chair, QUEST
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