Sustainable Energy Conference 2012

Posted by on September 10, 2012

Sustainable Energy Conference 2012
Date: Thu, October 18, 2012 – 8:00am – 3:00pm

Philadelphia has established itself as a leader in sustainability. Join us for the annual Sustainable Energy Conference and meet local leaders, learn how local initiatives are boosting the economy and how saving energy can transform our city and region.


Welcome: Craig Adams, CEO and President, PECO (invited)

Keynote: Katherine Gajewski, Director of Sustainability, City of Philadelphia

Session 1: Energy Efficiency in Philadelphia: What’s New?
• Frank Jiruska: PECO (invited)
• Elliott Gold: PGW
• Liz Robinson : Energy Works

Session 2: Benchmarking and Disclosure
• Eric Lightner, U.S. Department of Energy (invited)
• Katherine Gilmore, Legislative Aide, Councilwoman Blondell R. Brown
• Alex Dews, Mayor’s Office of Sustainability


Session 3: Stormwater Management
• Maggie Wood, Philadelphia Water Department
• Andrew Dalzell, South of South Neighborhood Association (invited)
• Shanta Schachter, New Kensington Community Development Center (invited)

Session 4: Smart Meter/ Smart Grid
• Thu Tran, Community Legal Services
• Cathy Engel, PECO (invited)

12:30 p.m. LUNCH

Town Hall Meeting
• Mike Weilbacher, The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, Moderator
• Wayne Gardner, Public Utility Commissioner
• Howard Neukrug, Philadelphia Water Department (invited)
• Councilman James F. Kenney (invited)
• Councilwoman Blondell R. Brown
• Senator Anthony Williams
• Senator Shirley Kitchen (invited)

PECO Energy Hall 2301 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Sponsored by: Energy Coordinating Agency

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