Join the WGES Council, Host Ambassadors & Partners at the DC World Green Energy Symposium Executive Forum. This is the world stage for latest launches, policies, unveiling of procurement opportunities and showcase of sustainable technologies and innovations in new energy.
AEE will bring the WORLD ENERGY ENGINEERING CONGRESS (WEEC) once again to Washington, DC for 2014. Now in its 37th year, the WEEC is well-recognized as the most important energy event of national and international scope for end users and energy professionals in all areas of the energy field.
Corporate executives will gather to discuss topics ranging from unconventional energy supply resources to onshore exploration and production to technological advances in the supply sector.
During this webinar, the presenters will bring participants up-to-speed on the latest climate science, explain the limits of current climate accounting methods, then describe how new, updated climate metrics can not only overcome these hurdles, but also provide new insights into the identification of effective climate mitigation solutions.
Chris Faulkner, CEO of Breitling Energy; Amy Mall, senior analyst at the Natural Resources Defense Council; and Jan Mares, senior advisor at Resources for the Future, will discuss “Fracking: Technology, Impacts and Regulation.”
The Environmental Law Institute will host a discussion of next generation approaches to environmental compliance with perspectives from Cynthia Giles, the Assistant Administrator for the EPA’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, and leading expert Associate Dean Lee Paddock, from George Washington Law School. Assistant Administrator Giles and Dean Paddock will discuss the promises and pitfalls in this new era of environmental enforcement.
Saturday, October 04, 2014
Visit over 50 solar and green homes from MD, DC and VA October 4 and 5. The homes feature the latest in solar and energy saving technologies. Talk to the owners about their experiences and how they are saving money by going green.
Monday, October 06, 2014
The U.S. is undergoing an energy renaissance, due in part to newly discovered shale plays and advances in technologies that enable us to extract natural gas that was previously unobtainable by conventional extraction methods. Join to hear Majida Mourad, Vice President - Government Relations for Cheniere Energy, provide a background on LNG and discuss why natural gas exports are important to the U.S. and its economy.
The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) will host a briefing examining the technologies that are making commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol production a reality.
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, the U.S. Energy Information Administration, and the National Association of State Energy Officials will host the 2014 - 2015 Winter Energy Outlook Conference. Each year, this important winter fuels supply and demand forecast event serves as the public release of EIA's Short-Term Energy and Winter Fuels Outlook and brings together the nation's leading public and private energy market experts.
As the mid-term elections approach, one of the biggest questions this November will be about the future of the Keystone XL pipeline. On October 7, the Canada Institute will convene a panel of experts to discuss the environment that has made KXL the political football it is today, what the proposed project means for the upcoming elections, the legal underpinnings of the approval process, and where the pipeline goes from here, both in Nebraska and in Washington.