Energy Policy

Former DOE Chief of Staff Navin discusses agency's moves on LNG, carbon capture, distributed generation

On the heels of the Department of Energy's latest LNG export facility approval, what are the most valuable ways for the United States to expand demand for natural gas beyond exports? During today's OnPoint, Jeff Navin, co-founder of Boundary Stone Partners and the former acting chief of staff at DOE, discusses the Obama administration's latest action on LNG exports and the renewable fuel standard. He talks about the feasibility of carbon capture and storage technology and explains how distributed generation is affecting utility business models.