2014 NECPUC Symposium Presentations

Building Energy Performance Benchmarking

Building Energy Benchmarking: An Overview of City and Utility Programs
Andrea Krukowski, Senior Associate, Institute for Market Transformation

Energy Benchmarking Best Practices in Multifamily Housing 
Debra Hall, MA Department of Housing and Community Development

Supporting Energy Benchmarking 
A. Mark de Yoanna, Manager, Customer Strategy and Environmental, National Grid

Getting to 3%

Getting the Most Out of Energy Efficiency 
Richard Sedano, Regulatory Assistance Project

Getting to 3% – Realizing the Promise of Sustainability 
Carol White, Director, Program Supply Strategy (MA), National Grid

Getting to 3% Annual Energy Savings 
Chris Neme, Energy Futures Group

ISO-NE Budget Discussion

ISO-NE 2015 Preliminary Operating and Capital Budget 
Robert Ludlow, VP, Chief Financial & Compliance Officer, ISO-NE

New Business Models in an Age of Distributed Energy Resources

Illustrative Impact of Solar PV on Installed Capacity Requirement to Change Capacity Shortfall in 2019/2020 to a Surplus and Reduce Shortfall in 2012-2023
Commissioner David Littell, ME PUC

New Business Models 
Janet Gail Besser, VP Policy and Government Affairs, NE Clean Energy Council

New England Governors’ Infrastructure Initiative

ENE Pipeline Alternatives Assessment: Energy Resources to Meet New England’s Winter Needs 
Abigail Anthony, Director of Grid Modernization and Utility Reform, ENE

Governors’ Infrastructure Initiative 
James Daly, VP Energy Supply, Northeast Utilities

New England’s Power System: At a Crossroads – Again!
Stephen Rourke, Vice President of System Planning, ISO-NE

The Reliability, Price and Policy Implications of Geography
Chairman Thomas Welch, ME PUC

Rapid Deployment of Natural Gas

Gas Expansion in New England 
Paul Zohorsky, Vice President, Gas Engineering and Sales, Northeast Utilities

LDC Infrastructure Replacement and Expansion: Rate Issues
Jesse S. Reyes, Assistant Attorney General, MA AG

National Grid Presentation at NECPUC Gas Session 
Susan Fleck, VP, Gas Pipeline Safety and Compliance, National Grid

Natural Resource Issues 
Judith L. Dillon, Senior Counsel, VT Agency of Natural Resources

Value of the Integrated Grid

First Wind Re Value of the Integrated Grid 
John Keene, Senior Counsel and Director of ISO Advocacy, First Wind

Grid Integration: The Ocean State Perspective 
Dr. Marion Gold, Commissioner of the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources

The Integrated Grid – Realizing the Full Value of Central and Distributed Energy Resources 
Rob Chapman, VP Member and Technical Services, EPRI

The Integrated Grid: Back to the Future 
Robert C. Yardley, Jr., Senior Vice President, Concentric Energy Advisors

Weather or Not . . . How Will the Water Taps Keep Flowing?

Climate Change Impacts on the Water Cycle 
Dr. Emmanouil Anagnostou, Dept of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering Program, UCONN

New Hampshire’s Public Water Systems Climate Change Challenges 
Commissioner Robert Scott, NH PUC

Whiz Bang New Stuff

Green Mountain Power 
Mary Powell, CEO of Green Mountain Power

The Intelligent Platform 
David O’Brien, VP, Regulatory Solutions, Bridge Energy Group

Whiz Bang New Stuff from Dominion Resources 
Phil Powell, Director, DVI Grid Innovations, Alternative Energy Solutions, Dominion Resources, Inc.

Whiz Bang Technologies of the Past 
Commissioner Margaret Cheney, VT PSB