The Southeastern Utah Energy Producers Association will hold it's annual symposium today and its awards banquet tonight at the Carbon County Events Center.
The association made up of dozens of energy related companies holds this meeting each year to educate members and the public about the energy industry and to honor those that have been important to the industry.
This year speakers at the symposium include Chad Booth of the "At Your Leisure" television show, Greg Schaefer of Arch Coal speaking about the "Future of Utah Coal", Peter Sullivan of First Wind Corporation talking about the Milford Wind Corridor, John Baza of the Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining commenting on recent energy developments in Utah, Darrell Gerrard of PacifiCorp speaking about electrical transmission and how it affects our future and Lowell Braxton of the Independent Petroleum Association of Mountain States address the issue of public land access.
At the banquet SEUEPA will honor Cecil Ann Walker the president of Hidden Splendor Resources and local artist Gary Prazen with their lifetime achievement award.
There will also be booths open from noon to 5 p.m. The banquet starts at 7 p.m. Reservations for the banquet are required.