Former Secretary of State George Shultz will be one of the panelists during a discussion of "Clean, Secure and Efficient Energy: Can We Have It All?" at Stanford Wednesday night.
The forum will be 8-10 p.m. Sept. 5 at Memorial Auditorium at Stanford University. The event is free to the public, but seating is limited so people are advised to arrive early.
The forum will kick off an annual conference of environmental journalists at Stanford, which will run the rest of the week.
The forum will be moderated by Amy Goodman, producer and host of the broadcast program Democracy Now.
Other panelists will be: Sally Benson, executive director of the Global Climate and Energy project at Stanford; Paul Ehrlich, Stanford professor of population studies; Fred Krupp, executive director of Environmental Defense; and J.B. Straubel, chief technical officer of the electric car company Telsa Motors, Inc.
Shultz, who served as Secretary of State during the Reagan administration, is a distinguished fellow at the Hoover Institution.