South Carolina Energy & Opportunity Forum Set for May 1st

Newt Gingrich & Tom Rice To Be Featured Speakers

Myrtle Beach, S.C. - Southeast Energy Alliance, along with the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and other partners, will host the South Carolina Energy & Opportunity Forum featuring both stakeholder panels and remarks from Newt Gingrich and U.S. Rep. Tom Rice at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center on May 1, 2013 beginning at 3:00 p.m. ET. 
 
The forum will explore the role future offshore energy development can have in South Carolina. With safe and responsible offshore energy development - including oil, gas and wind - South Carolina has the ability to create sustainable, well-paying jobs; expand access to affordable, reliable energy; rebuild critical infrastructure; and give every citizen a better opportunity to pursue the American Dream.
 
Who:                Featuring Newt Gingrich and U.S. Rep. Tom Rice
 
What:               South Carolina Energy & Opportunity Forum
 
When:              May 1, 2013 from 3:00pm to 6:30pm
 
Where:             Myrtle Beach Convention Center
 
Hosts, Co-Hosts & Co-Sponsors: Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Energy Alliance (regional affiliate of the Consumer Energy Alliance), Southern States Energy Board, National Ocean Industries Association, Piedmont Natural Gas, The North Eastern Strategic Alliance (NESA), South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance, and Palmetto Agribusiness Council.
 
Members of the media are asked to RSVP here:http://scenergyopportunity.eventbrite.com

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CONTACT: R.C. Hammond
rchammond@consumerenergyalliance.org