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  1. IP3 Director Bud McFarlane outlines “How U.S. and allies can stop global energy dominance by China and Russia” in The Washington Times

    In an Op-Ed for The Washington Times, Bud McFarlane — IP3 Co-Founder and Director and Reagan’s National Security Adviser — outlined the world’s need for the U.S. and allies to lead in building clean nuclear energy in developing economies. The world cannot afford global energy dominance by Russia and China, he warned.

    “Concurrent to the foregoing geopolitical turmoil two other evident trends — population growth in emerging markets and urbanization — pose serious challenges and potential opportunities for all of humankind,” McFarlane wrote. “Over the next 30 years global population will grow from 7 billion to 10 billion people.”

    “Ninety percent of that growth will occur in non-OECD countries and involve migration to cities where they will require a scale of industrial and social services unparalleled in human history. The need for clean electricity, fresh water and nutritious food will be staggering and will constitute the largest management challenge in human history.

    Clearly the dominant provider of that infrastructure will have gained political control and breathtaking profits and will dominate the world. Today those providers stand to be China and Russia.

    Nuclear power currently provides the only realistic solution for meeting the predictable demand for clean baseload electricity facing our planet, while concurrently addressing emissions at the scale needed to meet climate objectives.”

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  2. White Paper – The Nexus Between Cybersecurity and Biosecurity

    Key insights and recommendations from the Winning the Peace Series hosted by C5.
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  3. VIDEO: IP3 CEO Michael Hewitt interviewed by Saudi 24 news on U.S.-Saudi ties, security and energy

    IP3 Co-Founder and CEO Michael Hewitt went on Saudi 24 channel’s Vision news program to talk about the U.S. and Saudi Arabia forging closer diplomatic and economic ties, Saudi Arabia’s strategic importance in world affairs, and the future of clean energy in the kingdom.

    Veteran journalist Maria Maaloof interviewed the retired U.S. Rear Admiral.

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  4. CSIS – The Changing Geopolitics of Nuclear Energy

    ANALYSIS/OPINION:

    Center for Strategic and International Studies on the market competition between the U.S., China and Russia in nuclear energy exports.  READ MORE >

  5. Saudi 24 news interviews IP3 CEO Michael Hewitt on energy, security and U.S.-Saudi relations

    Saudi 24 news program “Vision” interviewed IP3 CEO Michael Hewitt on U.S.-Saudi relations, Middle East security and the future of clean energy in Saudi Arabia. Veteran journalist Maria Maaloof interviewed the retired U.S. Rear Admiral.

  6. Dan Brouillette and Adam Boehler: U.S. offers allies energy investment without strings attached

    ANALYSIS/OPINION:

    Financial Times –  U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette and U.S. International Development Finance Corporation CEO Adam Boehler on how Washington provides an alternative to state-led financing from Beijing and Moscow.  READ MORE >

  7. University of Sydney – Australia’s future and the U.S. National Technology and Industrial Base

    University of Sydney’s U.S. Studies Centre sees opportunities for Australia to strengthen its economy and security through a U.S. policy framework meant to foster free trade in defense-related research and development between the U.S., Canada, Australia and the U.K.  READ MORE >

  8. IP3 at the 2019 Atlantic Future Forum

    IP3 representatives attended the 2019 Atlantic Future Forum on board HMS Queen Elizabeth, at anchor off Annapolis, Maryland.

    The full-day conference brought together the brightest and most influential thinkers – from defense and beyond – to strengthen American-British ties and to encourage collaboration between the two countries’ public and private sectors.  READ MORE >

  9. IP3 at the 2019 U.K. Conservative Party Conference

    IP3’s Co-founder and CEO Rear Admiral (Ret.) Michael Hewitt attended the 2019 U.K. Conservative Party Conference in Manchester, England and was a panel discussion on clean energy during their Innovation Day.

  10. IP3 and Exelon Visit KEPCO E&C, 11 June 2019

    Representatives from IP3 and Exelon met with executives from KEPCO Engineering & Construction Company during a visit to Korea last week.