Week of 15th April 2011

 

2011 EEI Annual Convention and Expo: June 12-15, 2011 in Colorado Springs, CO

§  43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush will address the Closing General Session on Wednesday Morning, June 15.

§  Former First Lady Laura Bush will speak to registered guests on Tuesday afternoon, June 14

§  For hotel and conference registration, discount flight information and programming updates, visit: www.eei.org/2011

 

ELECTRIC VEHICLES

§  The Power of Public-Private Partnerships: Electric Vehicles (Electric Perspectives/March-April 2011)

http://mydigimag.rrd.com/publication/?i=65219

§  Power of Electric Vehicles Video (EEI Powering the People Conference: Senator Carl Levin of Michigan)

http://www.youtube.com/user/EEITV#p/u/11/99R0sPdccos

§  Electric Vehicles: Plugging into their Potential (EEI report/ April 2011)

http://www.eei.org/ourissues/EnergyEfficiency/Documents/EV_backgrounder_April_2011.pdf

§  Electric Vehicle Experience: Rates Perspective (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference: PGE)

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

§  Providing Service to Electric Vehicles (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference: Arizona Public Service)

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

 

ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT

§  The Ozone Challenge: A Decade of Clean Air Progress (Electric Perspectives/March-April 2011)

http://mydigimag.rrd.com/publication/?i=65219

§  EPA's Proposal to Tighten Ozone Standards (Electric Perspectives/March-April 2011)

http://mydigimag.rrd.com/publication/?i=65219

§  Global Climate Change Congressional Hearing Summary "Climate Change: Examining the Processes Used to Create Science and Policy" (EEI)

http://www.eei.org/ourissues/TheEnvironment/MemberDocuments/House-ScienceHrgSumm033111.doc

§  EnviroWeek Briefing on environmental news, events and policy developments (EEI)

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

 

ENERGY EFFICIENCY

§  What is the Future of Demand Side Management...Does it Have One? (EEI Strategic Roundtable, March 2011/eSource Consultants)

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

§  Targeting Energy Efficiency and Environmental Stewardship

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Pages/2011-3-20-SpringNationalKeyAccountsWorkshop.aspx

§  Energy Efficient Lighting for Distribution Centers (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/Advance Auto Parts)

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

§  Power Factor Improvement: Distribution Center Case Studies (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/Dillards Stores)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Power%20Factor%20Improvement%20Dillards.pdf

§  Driving Cost Savings through energy Awareness in Distribution Centers (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/Staples)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Staples%20-%20Staples%20Driving%20Cost%20Energy%20Awareness.pdf

§  Home Depot's Approach to Energy Management (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/Home Depot)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/The%20Home%20Depot%202011%20EEI%20Presentation.pdf

§  Wendy's and Arby's: Prioritizing Day-to-Day Energy and Sustainability Strategies (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/Strategic Sourcing Group)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Walt%20Taylor%20Wendy%20Arby.pdf

 

FINANCE AND INVESTOR RELATIONS

§  Mighty Mid-Caps: CFOs Describe Approaches to Demonstrating Value and Unlocking Investment (Electric Perspectives/March-April 2011)

http://mydigimag.rrd.com/publication/?i=65219

§  Utilities Trail Market but Benefit from Tax Rate Extension (Electric Perspectives/March-April 2011)

http://mydigimag.rrd.com/publication/?i=65219

§  Electric Utilities: The Power of Opportunities (EEI 2011 Wall Street Briefing)

http://www.eei.org/ourissues/finance/Documents/Wall_Street_Briefing_2011.pdf

§  Enterprise Commodity Management Pricing and Products (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/Intergys)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Enterprise%20Commodity%20Mgmt%20Bowland.pdf

 

GENERATION, SUPPLY and FUELS

§  Our Energy Future: Modernizing the Energy Fleet Video (EEI Powering the People Conference: Jim Rogers, Duke Energy)

http://www.youtube.com/user/EEITV#p/u/6/m3bTH6yfZuM

 

GLOBAL ENERGY FORUM/STRATEGIC ISSUES

§  Strategy: Bridge to the Future (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable/Entergy)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011-03-22-Strategic_Issues-Taylor-Strategic_Inititiatives.pdf

§  Big Picture Issues and Megatrends (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable/ScottMadden)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011-03-22-Strategic_Issues-Pearman-Big_Picture.pdf

§  Japan, Libya and Washington: What to Expect in the Energy Markets in 2011 & Beyond (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/Enerecap Partners)

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

§  Back to the Future or Back to the Past? (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable/Pace Global Consulting)

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

§  Hot Topics and Cool Practices: Utility Strategic Planning (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable/NorthStar Consulting)

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

§  Business Environment Utilities are Facing Today Video (EEI Powering the People Conference: William Taylor, Fast Company magazine)

http://www.youtube.com/user/EEITV#p/u/9/OARoMF7JA_Q

§  Critical Issues Facing the Electricity Industry and its Customers (EEI Spring National Key Workshop/David Owens, EVP of EEI)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011%20Spring%20NKAW%20David%20Kowens.pdf

§  Global Electricity Clippings (EEI International/ 12 April 2011)

http://www.eei.org/whoweare/ourmembers/InternationalAffiliates/Documents/12%20April%202011.pdf

 

GOVERNMENT POLICY, REGULATION and RATES

§  Retail Electricity Competition: A Regulatory Update (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/First Energy)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/FirstEnergy%20Solutions%20Dalessandris%20v2.pdf

§  Hitching a Ride: The Continuing Saga of Broadband Companies and Utility Pole Attachments (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conf/EEI)

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

§  Easy Button Rate Case (Process Improvement)  (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference/Entergy)

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

§  Alternative Regulation (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference/Entergy)

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

§  Dynamic Pricing Can Benefit the Majority of Low Income Customers (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference/EEI)

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

§  Commonwealth Edison Alternative Regulation Filing, Strategy and Stakeholder Relations (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conf/Commonwealth Edison)

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

§  Communicating with Stakeholders (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference/PEPCO)

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

§  Rate Design Customer Response (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference/PacificCorp)

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

§  "Communicating" Rate Cases (with Stakeholders) (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference/Alliant Energy)

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

§  Potential for New Pricing Methods (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable/Altman Vilandrie & Co.)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011-03-22-Strategic_Issues-Dinsmore-Altman_Vilandre.pdf

 

INDUSTRY TECHNOLOGIES

§   The Wrong Approach to Pole Attachments: Expanding Broadband Reliability and Economic Distortion (Electric Perspectives/March-April 2011)

http://mydigimag.rrd.com/publication/?i=65219

§   How Technology is Changing Traditional Utility Business Models (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable/KEMA)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011-03-22-Strategic_Issues-Dickerman-Technology.pdf

§  Powering Smart Homes: Panel Video (EEI Powering the People Conference: NV Energy, Colorado PS, OGE, Silver Spring Networks)

http://www.youtube.com/user/EEITV#p/u/7/djuxZxB1XLE

§  Powering Market Transformation (EEI Powering the People Conference: EPRI)

http://www.youtube.com/user/EEITV#p/u/6/G0TBp_73wcY

§  Powering Market Transformation Panel Video (EEI Powering the People Conference: Gregg Easterbrook, Natural Resources Defense Council, Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance, GE Digital,  Southern Company)

http://www.youtube.com/user/EEITV#p/u/6/G0TBp_73wcY

§  Transformative Energy Technologies Enabling the Future of the Electric Power System in the United States (EEI Powering the People Conference: Hon. Jon Wellinghoff, Chairman, FERC)

http://www.youtube.com/user/EEITV#p/u/8/-F477ZA7qnk

 

MARKETING, COMMUNICATIONS and CUSTOMER SERVICE

§  Crisis Communications Preparedness (EEI Senior Communications Conference/American Electric Power)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Heydlauff%20Crisis%20Communications%20Presentation.pdf

§  Environmental Branding: Challenges and Opportunities (EEI Senior Communications Conference/Xcel Energy)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Roalstad.Managing%20Relationships.March%2031.pdf

§  Crisis Communications (EEI Senior Communications Conference/Southern Company)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Higginbottom%20EEI%20Senior%20Communicators%20Conference%20Panel.pdf

§  Japanese Nuclear Accident and U.S. Response (EEI Senior Communications Conference/Nuclear Energy Institute)

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

 

RENEWABLES AND CLEAN COAL

§  Cleaner and Affordable Energy: Obama Administration Initiatives Video (EEI Powering the People Conference/Hon. Gary Locke, U.S. Secretary of Commerce)

http://www.youtube.com/user/EEITV#p/u/7/4GdNrd2MRaU

§  Renewable Integration Rates (EEI Spring Rates and Regulatory Affairs Conference/Puget Sound Energy)

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

§  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

§  Digital Delivery: How Does a Self-Healing Network Work? (Electric Perspectives/ March-April 2011)

http://mydigimag.rrd.com/publication/?i=65219

§  Communicating the Narrative: Powering the People Campaign and EEI's Smart Grid Campaign (EEI Powering the People Conference/Brian Wolff, SVP, EEI)

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

§  Our Approach to Smart Energy Together (EEI Powering the People Conference/OGE Corporation)

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

§  Enabling a Smarter Grid for Greater Benefits (EEI Spring National Key Accounts Workshop/Duke Energy)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/Robert%20Moreland%20DukeEnergy.pdf

§  Customer Energy Management: Opportunities, Adoption and Challenges (EEI Strategic Issues Roundtable/Landis + Gyr)

http://www.eei.org/meetings/Meeting%20Documents/2011-03-22-Strategic_Issues-Camp-Home_Energy.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

 

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