Advanced Energy Now | West, October 16-18, Phoenix, Arizona

  • 16 October 2019 To 17 October 2019
  • Event Host : Advanced Energy Economy (AEE)
  • Event Location : JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, 5350 E Marriott Drive, Phoenix, AZ, United States
Advanced Energy Now
Event Description

What's the path to 100% clean energy in the West? Our first annual Western Regional energy policy conference brings together business leaders and policymakers from across the region to identify ways to achieve this goal, state by state and through a regional grid, powered by advanced energy growth from New Mexico to Washington state.

Topics include:

  • Regionalizing electricity markets in the West
  • Utility action for an advanced energy future
  • Capitalizing on price advantage of renewable energy
  • Role of demand side resources on a clean energy grid
  • Electric Vehicles (EVs) as assets for cleaning the grid
  • Corporate procurement driving toward 100% clean energy
  • Challenges and opportunities for siting renewable energy projects
  • Grid modernization and financing the transition


  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • Advanced Energy Economy (AEE)
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Featured speakers include:

      Jeffry Ackermann, Chair, Colorado Public Utilities Commission
      David Bobzien, Director, Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy
      Bob Burns, Chair, Arizona Corporation Commission
      Jeff Guldner, President, Arizona Public Service Co. (APS)
      Suedeen Kelly, former FERC commissioner and Co-Chair of Energy Practice, Jenner & Block
      Nancy Sutley, Chief Sustainability Officer, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP)
      Will Toor, Executive Director, Governor’s Energy Office, Colorado
      Adrian Tuck, CEO, Uplight
      Kevin E. Walker, Senior Vice President Customer & Operational Services, Southern California Edison
      Hayley Williamson, Commissioner, Public Utility Commission of Nevada
      Cathy Zoi, CEO, EVgo
  • Event type
    • Conference

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