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KEYNOTE SESSION PLENARY SESSION MEGA-SESSIONS
BUSINESS TRENDS &
REGULATORY ISSUES
CLEAN COAL
TECHNOLOGIES
DISTRIBUTED
RENEWABLE POWER
EMISSIONS CONTROL ENERGY STORAGE

FLEXIBLE GENERATION
ON-SITE POWER

GAS TURBINE
TECHNOLOGIES
GAS-FIRED
POWER PLANTS
MATERIAL HANDLING
NUCLEAR POWER PLANT
PERFORMANCE
POWER PROJECT
FINANCING
THE DIGITAL
POWER PLANT
UTILITY-SCALE
RENEWABLE POWER
ALL SESSIONS


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Tracks = Utility-Scale Renewable Power
1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Room: N241
Format: Paper

Renewable growth drivers and trends - from corporate demand to evolving markets. Solar, wind and ...read more...

Session Chair
Joan Towles Matthews
Attorney at Law, Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit
Matthews Law PLLC
United States
Session Co-Chair
John Lescenski
Manager, Engineering and Technical Services
NV Energy
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Lily Donge
Principal
Rocky Mountain Institute
United States
Co-Author
Kevin Haley
Program Marketer
Rocky Mountain Institute
United States
Speaker
Robert Schulte
Principal
Schulte Associates LLC
United States
Co-Author
Fredric Fletcher
Managing Member
Power from the Prairie LLC
United States
Speaker
Thomas Kiernan
Chief Executive Officer
American Wind Energy Association
United States
Co-Author
Michael Goggin
AWEA
United States

9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Room: N241
Format: Paper

This session examines the popularity of biomass conversions. Attendees will have the opportunity to see how two utilities have had success in strategically transitioning from coal to biomass. They will present case studies showing the challenges and benefits of shifting away from coal to renewables .  Also, ...read more...

Session Chair
Karen Bertram
President
Integrated Energy LLC
United States
Session Co-Chair
Fred Wiesinger
Manager, Technical Support Services
Kingsbury Inc.
United States
Session Co-Chair 2
Tanya Sessions
Program Manager, Sr.
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Una Nowling, P.E., M.Sc.
Technology Leader, Fuels
Black & Veatch
United States
Co-Author
Jaisen Mody
General Manager of Generation Projects
Portland General Electric Company
United States
Co-Author
Randy Curtis
Technical Services Manager
Portland General Electric
United States
Speaker
Les Marshall
Sr. Technical Officer
Ontario Power Generation
Canada
Speaker
Anupam Sanyal
Director
International Environmental & Energy Consultants Ltd.
United Kingdom
Co-Author+
Ken Parker
Director
International Environmental and Energy Consultants Ltd
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Jeffrey Allen
Director
International Environmental and Energy Consultant
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Prit Panesar
Technical Director
Sitefinders Net Ltd.
United Kingdom

1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Room: N241
Format: Paper

Smoothing the grid with smarter renewable operations will be discussed in this session. In addition, our panel of speakers will discuss tapping into available data and technologies to increase generation and optimize renewable ...read more...

Session Chair
John Holbrook
Director of Operations, Sales and Marketing
Systems Integrated
United States
Session Co-Chair
Regina Parundik
Cobblestone Communications
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Christopher Thompson
Business Unit Manager
Eaton
United States
Speaker
Mahesh Morjaria
VP, PV Systems
First Solar
United States
Co-Author
Clyde Loutan, P.E.
Senior Advisor, Renewable Energy Integration
California ISO
United States
Co-Author
Vahan Gevorgian
Research Engineer
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
United States
Co-Author
Vladimir Chadliev
Director of Grid Integration
First Solar
United States
Speaker
Robert Anderson
Director, Energy
Millennium Challenge Corporation
United States
Co-Author
Eric Hsieh
Director of Energy Finance and Incentives
U.S. Department of Energy
United States
Speaker
Abhishek Agrawal
Graduate Student & Research Assistant
University of British Columbia & BC Hydro
Canada
Co-Author
Mehretab Tadesse
Graduate Student and Research Assistant
UBC, BC Hydro
Canada
Co-Author
Quentin Desreaumaux
Post Doctoral Candidate
UBC- BC Hydro
Canada
Co-Author
Ziad Shawwash
Professor
University of British Columbia/Shawwash Consulting
Canada