National GEA Summit

Baseload Renewable Energy Summit Agenda
June 7-8, 2016 | Reno, NV

Tuesday, June 7

5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Tabletops and Networking Reception

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Industry Honors

BPA, NHA Recognitions
GEA Honors Awards

Wednesday, June 8

8:30 am- 9:00 am

Welcoming Remarks & Keynote Address(es)

9:00 am – 10:15 am
Utilities Discuss Baseload Renewable Resources and the Value to their Power System

10:15 am – 10:30 am
Networking Break

10:30 am – 11:45 am
State Initiatives and Implementation Plans for Promoting Clean Energy, Reducing Carbon Emissions, and Meeting Tomorrow's Power Needs- The Role of Baseload Renewables

11:45 pm – 12:30 pm
California Counties Baseload Generation Coalition

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Networking Lunch

1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Current Market Issues in the West
-Expansion of the CAISO
-Energy Imbalance Markets
-CA and OR 50 percent RPS
-Implementation of the Clean Power Plan
-Nevada's RPS 2.0


2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Networking Break

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Developing New Technologies, Including Hybrid Projects, to Increase Value and Diversity for Power Systems

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Energy, Tax and Other Policies Needed to Provide Parity for Baseload Renewables


5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Networking Reception