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Welcome to U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service’s Global Energy industry webpage. It provides the most recent market research, trade leads and event information in the Oil & Gas, Coal, Power Generation, and Renewable Energy industries.

Energy is the vital force powering our U.S. business including manufacturing, the transportation of goods and U.S. service offerings through the transferring of our technical expertise both in America and to economies worldwide.  With an estimated $500 billion dollars spent on energy annually in the U.S., energy supply and demand continue to play a pivotal role in our national security and the economic output of our nation.   To maintain this important sector of the U.S. economy, the U.S. Commercial Service strives to provide assistance that's aimed at increasing the industry’s global competitiveness.

Our worldwide team of Global Energy Specialists is prepared to assist in increasing your export sales. U.S. Points of Contact are available to discuss your international business needs.

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  • The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2014: U.S. Commercial Service Programs and Events
    May 5-8, 2014 | Houston, TX | Reliant Park
    The U.S. Commercial Service is currently recruiting delegations from over 30 countries and will organize various programs at OTC14 to assist U.S. companies export their products and services to these markets. Countries currently recruiting delegations include Countries currently recruiting delegations include Algeria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, China, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mexico, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and Venezuela.

    The U.S. Commercial Service SHOWTIME Export Counseling Meetings, B2B Online Matchmaking: Export Interest Marketplace, and procurement seminars.

    To learn more about the programs being offered at OTC14, click HERE.

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Detailed Event Information For East Africa Geothermal Trade Mission Detailed Event Information For East Africa Geothermal Trade Mission
East Africa Geothermal Trade Mission -- Electrical Power Systems, Oil/Gas Field Machinery, Operations/Maintenance Services, Renewable Energy Eq.
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Location/Date: Nairobi, Kenya 12/01/2013 - 12/05/2013
Event Summary:
The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service (CS), is organizing a Geothermal Energy Trade Mission to Kenya in close cooperation with the U.S. Agency for International Development, (USAID) and the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA). This Mission will directly support President Obama's “Doing Business in Africa” campaign, which promotes economic growth, trade and investment in Africa. The Trade Mission will expose U.S. companies, related to the geothermal industry, to promising market potentials in the growing geothermal markets in Kenya and Ethiopia. Led by a senior Commerce Department official, during the first week of December 2013, the mission will include representatives from a cross-section of U.S. firms operating in the geothermal industry. Participating in an official U.S. industry delegation, rather than traveling to Kenya and Ethiopia independently, will enhance the companies' ability to secure meetings with potential customers, partners, and relevant government officials. The delegation will visit Nairobi. At each mission stop, the program will include briefings, networking receptions, and one-on-one business meetings with potential customers, partners and local representatives.

Contacts:
Mary Masyuko, Nairobi
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 254-20-363-6063
Mary.Masyuko@trade.gov
Caroline Ochieng, Nairobi
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 254-20-363-6440
Caroline.Ochieng@trade.gov
Francis Peters, Nairobi
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: +254 (20) 363-6424
Francis.Peters@trade.gov
Camille Richardson, Mumbai
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: 254-20-3636000 ext. 6424
Camille.Richardson@trade.gov