August 18, 2021
TRACK F:
RENEWABLE ENERGY, WIND, SOLAR

F1. RE PROJECT MANAGEMENT, ENERGY STORAGE
AUGUST 18, 2021

Sandra Sassow
CEO

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F1.1 Closed Loop Organic Waste Management To Make Our Cities More Sustainable

(8 am – 8:20 am PST)

Bill Leighty
Director

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F1.2 “Carfree” Cities: Accommodating Millions Fleeing Rapid Sea Level Rise

(8:20 am – 8:40 am PST)

Austin Wentworth
Vice President

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F1.3 LCFS Optimization and Reaching Fleet Carbon Neutrality

(8:40 am – 9 am PST)

Dr. Bapanaiah Penugonda
Associate Professor / Group Practice Director

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F1.4 Solid Waste from Health Care – Environmental Impact and Management

(9 am – 9:20 am PST)

Jillian Blanchard
Senior Associate

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F1.5 LCFS Verification & Validation

(9:20 am – 9:40 am PST)

Gene Gebolys
CEO

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F1.6 So You’ve Set Sustainability Goals – Now What?

(9:40 am – 10 am PST)

F2. ENERGY STORAGE & PROJECT MANAGEMENT
 AUGUST 18, 2021

Douglas Spaulding
President

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F2.1 Economical Underground Pumped Storage Development using TBMs

(10:30 am – 10:50 am PST)

Patricia Scroggin-Wicker
Business Manager

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F2.2 Long Duration Energy Storage – What’s Available?

(10:50 am – 11:10 am PST)

Andy Flavin
Associate

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F2.3 State Siting Regulation of Energy Storage Resources

(11:10 am – 11:30 am PST)

Noah Pollak
Partner

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F2.4 Financing Renewable Energy and Storage Projects

(11:30 am – 11:50 am PST)

Josh Weiner
CEO

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F2.5 Lithium Battery Safety

(11:50 am – 12:10 pm PST)

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(12:10 pm – 12:30 pm PST)

F3. SMART GRID, MICROGRID, DER ENERGY MANAGEMENT
 AUGUST 18, 2021

Jaisen Mody
Consultant

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F3.1 Challenges with Renewable Energy Contracts Addressing Reverse Flow and Covid-19 Delays

(1 pm – 1:20 pm PST)

Sercan Teleke
Senior Specialist

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F3.2 Microgrids for Hurricane Prone Areas

(1:20 pm – 1:40 pm PST)

Scott Osbourn
Principal

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F3.3 The Effect of Renewables on Fossil Fuel-Fired Generation

(1:40 pm – 2 pm PST)

Mario Magaldi
President and CEO

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F3.4 Thermal Energy Storage Technology for the Application in Power Systems

(2 pm – 2:20 pm PST)

Jason Barmann
Energy Storage Applications Engineer

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F3.5 Energy Storage Technology Review and Update

(2:20 pm – 2:40 pm PST)

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(2:40 pm – 3 pm PST)

F4. WIND, SOLAR, PV & NUCLEAR
 AUGUST 18, 2021

Julianna Crumlish
Environmental Consultant

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F4.1 Solar PV Redevelopment for Decommissioned Coal Plants

(3:30 pm – 3:50 pm PST)

Mark Hauenstein
Partner

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F4.2 Zero to One and the Electric Grid

(3:50 pm – 4:10 pm PST)

Arezoo Khodayari
Assistant Professor

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F4.3 Developing a Sustainability Tool for Cal State LA

(4:10 pm – 4:30 pm PST)

Gilbert Michaud
Assistant Professor of Practice

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F4.4 Locational Drivers for Utility-Scale Polar PV Farms

(4:30 pm – 4:50 pm PST)

Nick Zanrosso
Sales Representative

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F4.5 Sensible Sustainability TM

(4:50 pm – 5:10 pm PST)

Sivertson & Associates Consulting

Lorne Sivertson
President

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F4.6 British Columbia Renewable Energy Low-Carbon Future?

(5:10 pm – 5:30 pm PST)