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Energy 2030 Summit

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Featuring leading experts and stakeholders in the efficiency community, Alliance events move us toward our goal of a more energy-efficient world through starting dynamic conversations on principal issues, launching new initiatives, and honoring champions.

Energy 2030 Summit

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 : 08:00am
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 : 12:30pm
Dirksen Senate Office Building Room G50 : Washington, DC

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The Energy 2030 Summit brings the community of Energy 2030 endorsers to Washington, D.C. for a discussion on what the federal government can do to help spur activity at the state and local level to achieve the goal of doubling U.S. energy productivity by 2030.

Taking place on Capitol Hill, the Energy 2030 Summit will feature keynote addresses from congressional members and timely discussions from leading voices in energy efficiency about the work being done at the state, local, and federal level and highlight the support that has been generated across the nation for the Energy 2030 goal.



Tuesday, September 23, 8:00 am to 12:30 pm

Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room G-50, Washington, D.C.

8:00 am to 8:45 am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:45 am

Welcome Remarks

Kateri Callahan, President, Alliance to Save Energy

9:00 am to 9:45 am

What is the Role for Utilities in Doubling U.S. Energy Productivity at the State & Local Level?

Al Stayman, Senior Professional Staff Member Senate, Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

Jackson Lehr, Director of Market Strategy, Customer & Business Strategy, National Grid US

Jim West, Assistant General Manager of Customer & Energy Service, Snohomish Public Utility District

Linda Breathitt, Commissioner, Kentucky Public Service Commission

9:45 am to 10:05 am

Keynote Remarks

Hon. Jeanne Shaheen, Senator (D-NH), U.S. Senate

10:05 am to 10:50 am

How Are Public-Private Partnerships Driving the Energy 2030 Goal?

Patrick Currier, Counsel, Energy & Commerce Committee, U.S. House of Representatives

Heidi VanGenderen, Director of Public Engagement, U.S. Department of Energy

Roger Duncan, Chairman, Pecan Street Project

Cindy Ortega, Chief Sustainability Officer, MGM Resorts International

10:50 to 11:10


11:10 am to 11:55 am

What Tools Must the Federal Government Provide to Ensure State and Local Success?

Bill Becker,Senior Policy Analyst, Center for the New Energy Economy

John Rhodes, President, NYSERDA

Alex McDonough, Senior Policy Advisor, Office of Senator Harry Reid

Sam Ricketts, Director, Washington, DC Office, Office of Governor Jay Inslee

Udaya Devineni, Senior Vice President of Services, Energy Business & Partner Business, Schneider Electric

11:55 am to 12:15 pm

Keynote Remarks

Rep. Steven Horsford, Congressman (D-NV), U.S. House of Representatives

12:15 pm to 12:20 pm

Closing Remarks





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