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Tuesday, November 19, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: 242
  • Session Number:7A
This session will focus on existing coal fired generation, much of which has increasingly restricted budgets for maintenance and upgrades. Topics will focus on practical strategies for optimizing and sustaining the performance of the fleet...
Speaker(s)
Session Chair
Stephen Henson
Manager Engineering
Evergy
Session Co-Chair
Mark Barton
Plant Manager
Public Service Co. of Oklahoma
  • Summit Session
Presentations:
  • Room: 242
  • Session Number:7A1
  • Tuesday, November 19, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Suzette Puski
Business Development Manager
Babcock Power Environmental
Handout(s)
    • Room: 242
    • Session Number:7A2
    • Tuesday, November 19, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Co-Author
    Laura Shafer
    Asset Management Specialist
    Black & Veatch Corporation
    Speaker
    Una Nowling, P.E., M.Sc.
    Technology Leader, Fuels & Reliability
    Black & Veatch
    Handout(s)
      • Room: 242
      • Session Number:7A3
      • Tuesday, November 19, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
      Speaker(s)
      Speaker
      Rob Erwin
      Project Manager
      SEFA
      Handout(s)

        Wednesday, November 20, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

        • Room: 242
        • Session Number:7B
        This high-level panel discussion will cover the challenges faced by utilities operating coal-fired generation and the strategies needed to remain competitive in a fast changing market. The conversation will include staffing challenges, technology adoption, operational flexibility, reliability, capital and environmental considerations....
        Speaker(s)
        Moderator
        Brandon Bell
        Senior Vice President of Operations
        Valdes Engineering Company
        Panelist
        Jerry Meissner
        Manager – Power Generation Plant Projects
        We Energies and Wisconsin Public Service
        Panelist
        Kyle Lewis
        Unit Director
        La Cygne
        Panelist
        Rudy Navarro
        Plant Manager - Coronado Generating Station
        SRP
        • Panel

        Wednesday, November 20, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

        • Room: 242
        • Session Number:7C
        Technology advancements will be key to preserving the continued viability of coal fueled power generation, both in the Untied States and internationally. This session will explore emerging technologies, including carbon capture, supercritical pulverized coal (PC), and integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) power generation. ...
        Speaker(s)
        Session Chair
        Thomas Sarkus
        Industrial Partnerships Manager
        National Energy Technology Laboratory, USA Department of Energy
        Session Co-Chair
        Todd Whorten
        Project Development Manager
        Bechtel Infrastructure
        • Summit Session
        Presentations:
        • Session Number:7C1
        • Wednesday, November 20, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker
        Will Shimer
        General Manager
        Carbon Clean Solutions USA, Inc
        Handout(s)
        • Summit Session
        • Room: 242
        • Session Number:7C2
        • Wednesday, November 20, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker
        Hiroyuki Takeyama
        Staff Manager
        Osaki Coolgen Corporation
        Co-Author
        Norihiro Tetsuyama
        Staff Deputy Manager
        General Affairs & Planning Dept.Research & Planning Group
        Handout(s)
          • Room: 242
          • Session Number:7C3
          • Wednesday, November 20, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
          Speaker(s)
          Utility Speaker
          Frank Thiel
          Managing Director
          Quezon Power (Philippines), Limited Co.
          Handout(s)