Location

UNLV Foundation Building, Blasco Event Wing

Start Date

1-4-2011 8:00 AM

End Date

1-4-2011 5:00 PM

Description

The North American Energy-Water Nexus roundtable was held April 1, 2011, to promote the discussion of how energy and water issues converge in addressing international relations. The roundtable focused on water issues specific to the U.S.-Mexico and U.S.-Canada borders, including stakeholder-driven solutions for water policies and water technologies. The event was co-sponsored by the UNLV Urban Sustainability Initiative; Desert Research Institute; the Canadian Consulate of Los Angeles; and the government of Ontario, Canada.

Keywords

International relations; North America; Power resources; Programs; Sustainability; Water resources -- Management

Disciplines

Civil and Environmental Engineering | Energy Policy | Environmental Policy | Environmental Sciences | Infrastructure | Natural Resources Management and Policy | Oil, Gas, and Energy | Sustainability | Urban Studies and Planning

Language

English

 
Apr 1st, 8:00 AM Apr 1st, 5:00 PM

Event program

UNLV Foundation Building, Blasco Event Wing

The North American Energy-Water Nexus roundtable was held April 1, 2011, to promote the discussion of how energy and water issues converge in addressing international relations. The roundtable focused on water issues specific to the U.S.-Mexico and U.S.-Canada borders, including stakeholder-driven solutions for water policies and water technologies. The event was co-sponsored by the UNLV Urban Sustainability Initiative; Desert Research Institute; the Canadian Consulate of Los Angeles; and the government of Ontario, Canada.