We will focus on the changing landscape of Congress, the impacts of potential changes in the 2010 congressional elections to the increasing regulatory roles of FERC and NERC and the impacts to the state regulatory environment.
Eagan, MN (PRWEB) July 1, 2010
“Regulation and Rates in a Changed Economy” is the focus of Midwest ENERGY Association’s Executive and Legal Summit/Board Meeting, September 29-October 1 in Omaha, NE. MEA’s executive summits provide utility operating executives and related companies with a forum for discussing current issues facing the utility distribution industry.
"Over the course of the last several years, MEA has focused its summits on current topics like Smart Grid, Knowledge Management, and the Changing Workforce Demographics,” says Tim Burke, vice president, employee and customer relations for Omaha Public Power District and chair of MEA’s Board of Directors. “In the Fall of 2010, we will focus on one of the most critical impacts to our business, the Changing State, Regional and Federal Regulatory framework. We will focus on the changing landscape of Congress, the impacts of potential changes in the 2010 congressional elections to the increasing regulatory roles of FERC and NERC and the impacts to the state regulatory environment. This roundtable will be an exciting and stimulating event that you do not want to miss!”
Presentation topics include:
The Modern Day Rate Case: A Panel Discussion with Regulators and Operators
Mid-Term Election Outlook
Current Energy Issues on Washington’s Agenda
State Regulatory & Legislative Reports
The Future of Energy Markets
The EPA Agenda, and more.
For more information and to register, visit http://www.midwestenergy.org. Questions? Contact Kara Malmgren at (651) 289-9600 x111.
About Midwest ENERGY Association:
Midwest ENERGY Association (MEA) serves the people that bring electricity and natural gas to American homes and businesses. MEA was founded as a trade association over 100 years ago by visionary distribution utilities in the Midwest to improve safety and efficiency. Utility companies nationwide now benefit from MEA’s industry roundtables, operations conferences, and other events. Members collaborated to develop EnergyU, the world’s premier online training and testing system for the gas and electric utility distribution industry.
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