As conference themes go, “the power to change the world” ranks among the more ambitious. But the men and women who assembled under that idealistic banner in July 2009 at the Colorado Oil and Gas Association’s (COGA) annual Energy Epicenter conference in Denver believe that natural gas has the potential to do nothing less than transform the American energy landscape and play a leading role in creating a cleaner and more humane world. Center Research Faculty member Jason Hanson attended the July 2009 conference and chronicled the possibilities and potential pitfalls of natural gas at a consequential moment for the industry in this white paper. (Download PDF)