Entries in consumer liaison group (11)

Tuesday
Feb062018

Register today! Next Consumer Liaison Group meeting set for March 1 in New Hampshire

The next meeting of the Consumer Liaison Group (CLG) will be held on March 1 at Wentworth by the Sea in New Castle, New Hampshire. The topic will be, “How Have the Region’s Wholesale Electricity Markets Evolved Over Time? Why Should Consumers Care?” Michael Giaimo, Commissioner, New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission, will give the opening remarks. Panelists will include: Senator Andy Sanborn (R-Bedford), Chairman, Ways and Means Committee, New Hampshire State Senate; Carl Gustin, Senior Advisor, Salient Point LLC; Jonathan Peress, Senior Director of Energy Market Policy, Environmental Defense Fund; and Tanya Bodell, Executive Director, Energyzt. Register today!

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Tuesday
Jan022018

Consumer Liaison Group discussed energy storage and hosted FERC Commissioner Neil Chatterjee at December 2017 meeting

On December 7, the Consumer Liaison Group (CLG) held its last quarterly meeting of the year in Boston, Mass. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Chairman Neil Chatterjee gave the keynote address. A panel discussed The Future of Energy Storage in New England: What it Means for Customers. Panelists included: Christopher Parent, Director, Market Development, ISO New England; Judith Judson, Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources; Lewis Milford, President, Clean Energy Group; and Ted Ko, Director of Policy, Stem, Inc.

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Tuesday
Dec192017

Mark your calendars: Consumer Liaison Group (CLG) meeting dates set for 2018

The CLG’s four quarterly meetings have been scheduled for 2018: March 1, June 14, September 20, and December 6. Meeting agendas, presentations, and summaries will be posted on the CLG webpage.

Monday
Oct022017

Consumer Liaison Group discusses FERC Order 1000 and hosted VT governor at September 2017 meeting

The Consumer Liaison Group held its most recent quarterly meeting on September 7, in Woodstock, VT. The meeting featured special guest speaker Phil Scott, Governor of Vermont (pictured left); an update from ISO New England; and a panel discussion, New England Transmission in a FERC Order 1000 World: Where Are We?

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Wednesday
Jul122017

Consumer Liaison Group discusses distributed generation at June 2017 meeting

The Consumer Liaison Group held its most recent quarterly meeting on June 1 in York, Maine. The meeting featured keynote speaker Timothy Schneider, Public Advocate at the Maine Office of the Public Advocate; an update from ISO New England; and a panel discussion, Understanding Distributed Generation’s Impact on Grid Operations and Regional Planning.

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Monday
Mar272017

Consumer Liaison Group discusses the role of nuclear power in New England at March 2017 meeting

On March 2, the Consumer Liaison Group (CLG) held its first quarterly meeting of the year in Westborough, Mass., to discuss the role of nuclear power in New England, focusing on reliability, carbon reduction, and market prices. Matthew Wald, Senior Communications Advisor at the Nuclear Energy Institute, a trade association in Washington, DC., gave the keynote address. The meeting also included an update from ISO New England and a panel discussion with representatives from Excelon Corporation, NRG Energy, Inc., and UMass Lowell.

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