A Virtual Event: The 2020 Energy Policy Summit, December 8 - 9, 12:30pm - 4:30pm EDT

  • 8 December 2020 To 9 December 2020
  • Start time : 12:30 PM
  • End time : 04:30 PM
  • Event Host : American Association of Blacks in Energy
A Virtual Event: The 2020 Energy Policy Summit
Event Description

Join us for the American Association of Blacks in Energy 2020 Virtual Energy Policy Summit, December 8 - 9, 2020. Since the Association’s founding, we have taken the lead in informing and educating policymakers on energy issues, including impacts on diverse communities. This year's focus will be on promoting and advancing communities of color through inclusive energy policy. We will begin by hearing from experts about the Association’s policy priorities. Then we will continue the conversation with various industry experts on climate change, energy infrastructure, and policy, our CEOs, and a few other guests. There are a number of issues important to our communities and additional investments in the industry. Join us as we discuss energy’s role in the national economy and our communities at home.

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • American Association of Blacks in Energy
  • Agenda
    • Policy Summit 2020: Promoting and Advancing Communities of Color Through Inclusive Energy Policy

      12:30 PM – 12:40 PM: Welcome and Introductions
      12:40 PM – 1:45 PM: Promoting and Advancing Communities of Color Through Inclusive Energy
      Policy: A Discussion with African American CEOs
      1:45 PM – 2:00 PM Congressional Keynote: The Honorable Bobby Rush, Chairman, House Energy
      and Power Subcommittee
      2:00 PM – 2:45 PM Climate Change- Identifying Effective Reduction and
      Draw-down Policies
      2:45 PM – 2:55 PM BREAK
      2:55 PM – 3:40 pm Energy Infrastructure Issues Explored
      Examining policy priorities in key sectors of the energy industry
      3:40 PM – 4:25 PM The Role of Energy Efficiency in Energy Policy
      Universal Access— Challenges and Opportunities
      4:25 PM – 4:35 Closing Remarks
      Telisa Toliver, General Manager Renewable Power, Chevron Pipeline and Power and
      Chair, American Association of Blacks in Energy

      December 9, 2020
      12:30 PM – 1:30PM Energy Industry CEO Panel
      1:30 PM – 1:50 PM Policy Keynote
      1:50 PM – 2:15 PM Policy Keynote
      2:15 PM – 2:25 PM BREAK
      2:25 PM – 3:10 PM The New Renewables
      Understanding how energy policy drives market outcomes within the renewables
      3:10 PM – 3:30 PM Regulatory Keynote
      3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Washington Round Up—Energy and Power and the 117 th Congress, Presidential
      Elections, and a Look Ahead to 2021
      4:30 PM – 4:40 PM CLOSING
  • Sponsors
    • Edison Electric Institute
      PG & E
      National Grid
      Public Utilities Fortnightly
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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