Jerry Sehlke authored it. Here is the wiki he established - The Water-Energy Nexus Group of the Americas.
This meeting is part of the regional process of the Sixth World Water Forum.
The Brazilian water and energy report alluded to in the presentation is not an official version but one that was run through an online Portuguese-English translator. We will post the official English translation in a few weeks.
Here are the two authors, in colder climes.
“One common misconception people have about coal is the process of mountain top removal, or what I prefer to call “mountain top development.” – Tyler Phipps, agriculture economics junior in his Letter-to-the-Editor published in the Kentucky Kernel, a daily, student-run publication of the University of Kentucky, quoted here.