Week of 4th April 2011

 

CYBERSECURITY and BUSINESS CONTINUITY

§  Business Continuity Newsletter Update: NERC CIP Cyber Security Standards, Version 4

http://www.eei.org/ourissues/ElectricityTransmission/Reliability/BusinessContinuity/MemberDocuments/Business_Continuity_Winter2011.pdf

 

ELECTRIC VEHICLES

§  Electric Vehicle Charging Station Consideration for National Account Facilities (EEI National Accounts Workshop/Clipper Creek)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/ClipperCreek%20DEF2.pdf

§  Briefing on the National Plug-In Vehicle Initiative (EEI National Accounts Workshop/Go Electric Drive)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/EDTA-SCE%20GED%20Press%20Conference%20Slides%20(SM-SCE).pdf

 

ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

§  Overview of Minimum and "Green" Building Codes in the United States (EEI National Accounts Workshop)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Bldg%20Codes%20Breakout%20Session%20v1.pdf

 

ENERGY EFFICIENCY

§  Role of the Customer in Energy Efficiency and Conservation (Edison Foundation/Institute for Energy Efficiency)

http://www.edisonfoundation.net/iee/issueBriefs/Wood_MontanaEnergySummit_%200111.pdf

§  FERC Fifth Assessment of Demand Response and Advanced Metering Report - Results of 1,750 company responses, 2011 Update (FERC)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/2010-dr-report.pdf

§  Energy Efficient Lighting for Distribution Centers (EEI National Accounts Workshop)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Advance%20Auto%20Parts%20AAP%20DC%20lighting.pdf

§  Identifying Distribution Center Efficiency Opportunities (EEI National Accounts Workshop/Burton Energy)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Burton%20Energy%20Group%20-%20DCs.pdf

§  California Energy Efficiency: Connecting the Dots (EEI National Accounts/Southern California Edison)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/CodesandStandards%20SCE%202011.pdf

 

FINANCE AND INVESTOR RELATIONS

§  EEI Daily Financial News - published after the market closes each business day.  Includes closing stock quotes of shareholder-owned utilities

http://www.eei.org/products/NewslettersProducts/financialnews/Pages/default.aspx

§  Wall Street Briefing (Edison Electric Institute)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011-02-09-WallStreetBriefingPresentation.pdf

§  Financial Results Presentations from: Red Electrica, Vattenfall, Drax Group, Fortum, Scottish and Southern, RWE, CEMIG, Hawaiian Electric, Public Service, E.ON, EDP, TECO, CEZ Group, GDF Suez, Enel and International Power (EEI International Utility Conference, March 2011)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-03-13-InternationalUtility.aspx

 

GENERATION, SUPPLY and FUELS

§  Shale Gas: Impacts and Risks of a Real Game Changer (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable, March 2011)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/2011-03-22-Strategic_Issues-Kemp-Shale_Gas.pdf

§  White House Energy Blueprint for a Secure Energy Future

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/WH%20Blueprint_Secure_Energy_Future%203-30-11.pdf

 

GLOBAL ENERGY FORUM/STRATEGIC ISSUES

§  Leveraging Utility Business Models to Address the Changing Landscape (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable March 2011/A.T. Kearney)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/ATKEARNEY_Stragetic_Issues_Presentation_Nov_2010.pdf

§  Mergers and Acquisitions: The Next Wave (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable March 2011/Booze & Co.)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/M_and_A_Next_Wave.pdf

§  Changing Fundamentals in the Power Sector (EEI International Utility Conference/Oxford University)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011-03-13-IUC-MonLunchen-Helm.pdf

§  Global Electricity Clippings, week of March 24 (EEI International)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/24%20March%202011.pdf

§  Global Electricity Clippings, week of March 31 (EEI International)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/31%20March%202011.pdf

 

GOVERNMENT POLICY AND REGULATION

§  EPA Regulation of Electric Generation Conference: Train Wreck or Clearing the Tracks for the New Energy Economy? 17 May 2011/Washington, DC
(Edison Electric Institute)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-05-17-EPARegulationofElectricGeneration.aspx

 

INDUSTRY TECHNOLOGIES

§  New Nuclear Build: What's So Different This Time Around? (EEI International Utility Conference, March 2011/Westinghouse) 

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011-03-13-IUC-Perez-GeneralSession.pdf

 

MARKETING, COMMUNICATIONS and CUSTOMER SERVICE

§  Nation's Chains Recognize Outstanding Electric Company Service (Edison Electric Institute)

http://www.eei.org/newsroom/pressreleases/Releases/Pages/110321.aspx

§  EEI Ad Tracker: Weekly EEI Reports on climate and energy television advertising are issued each Monday.  This service is hosted on TNS Media Intelligence/CMAG's servers and also includes storyboards, scripts, and video files of television advertising by companies, organizations, and  public education campaigns

http://www.eei.org/whatwedo/DataAnalysis/Advertising/AdTracker/Pages/default.aspx

 

RENEWABLES AND CLEAN COAL

§  FERC on Renewables (a component of the "FERC FOCUS PACKAGE" which provides an overview of key FERC activities regarding the regulation of renewable resources) (Edison Electric Institute)

http://www.eei.org/products/ferc_focus_pkg/Documents/FERConRenewables/FERC-on-Renewables-March-2011.pdf

 

SMART GRID/ SMART METERS/ SMART RATES

§  IEE Releases: Benefits of Smart Meters (Edison Foundation/Institute for Energy Efficiency with Brattle Group and Edison Electric Foundation)

http://www.edisonfoundation.net/iee/newsEvents/events/2011-02-16/IEE_BenefitsofSmartMeters_NARUC_02%20-16-11.pdf

§  Smart Meter Cost Recovery (Edison Foundation/Institute of Energy Efficiency)

http://www.edisonfoundation.net/iee/issueBriefs/Cooper_NGA_IEE_SmartMeterCostRecovery_1210.pdf

§  Building the Smart Meter Business Case (Edison Foundation/Institute of Energy Efficiency)

http://www.elp.com/index/display/article-display/6349313740/articles/utility-automation-engineering-td/volume-16/issue-1/feature/building-the-smart-meters-business-case.html

§  Smart Meters and Smart Meter Systems: A Metering Industry Perspective (EEI/AEIC/UTC)

http://www.eei.org/ourissues/electricitydistribution/Documents/smartmeters_final_032511.pdf

§  A Discussion of Smart Meters and Radio Frequency Exposure Issues (EEI/AEIC/UTC)

http://www.eei.org/ourissues/electricitydistribution/Documents/Smart_Meters_RF_exposure.pdf

 

TRANSMISSION AND OPERATIONS

§  Grid Impasse: Is "Build, Baby, Build" the Only Answer? (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable March 2011/A.T. Kearney)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/2011-03-22-Strategic_Issues-Ryan-Grid_Impasse.pdf

§  Case Study: Impact of Large-Scale Coal Requirements on Transmission System Reliability (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable March 2011/ICF International)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/2011-03-22-Strategic_Issues-Collison-Reliability_Coal_Retirements.pdf

 

EEI CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

§  EEI Government Affairs Conference: 26-28 April 2011 in Palm Beach, Florida

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-04-26-GovernmentAffairs.aspx

§  EEI Spring Occupational Safety and Health Committee Conference: 1-4 May 2011 in Columbus, Ohio

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-05-01-SpringOSH.aspx

§  Transmission Policy Task Force Meeting: 5-6 May 2011 in Cambridge, Massachusetts

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-05-05-TransmissionPolicyTaskForce.aspx

§  EEI Rate and Regulatory Analysts Meeting: 15-18 May 2011 in Seattle, Washington

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-05-15-RateandRegulatoryAnalysts.aspx

§  EEI Annual Convention: The Power of Opportunity: 12-15 June 2011 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-06-12-AnnualConvention.aspx

§  EEI Labor & Employee Relations Conference: 13-14 June 2011 in Washington, DC

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-06-13-LaborEmployeeRelations.aspx

§  EEI Electric Rates Advanced Course: 24-27 July 2011 in Madison, Wisconsin

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-07-24-ElectricRateAdvancedCourse.aspx

§  EEI Fall Board and Chief Executive Officer Conference: 6-8 September 2011 in New York, New York

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-09-06-FallBoardandChiefExecutiveMeetings.aspx