DIGITAL SESSIONS

Bringing the Power Community Together

when it matters most.

EP Digital

Join us June 24-25, July 22-23, Aug 19-20, and Sep 23-24

NEW for 2020! Experience the content of POWER and the insights of power industry experts directly from your desktop or mobile device.


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Wednesday, June 24

Welcome & Keynote Session
8:30 AM CDT on the EP Digital Platform

Cross-Cutting Research in Fossil Energy
Briggs White, Technology Manager, U.S.Department of Energy/NETL


Greening of the Energy System – Sustainability and Decarbonization
10:00 AM CDT on the EP Digital Platform

Decarbonizing the energy sector is challenging. It involves implementing new technology, and hitting aggressive targets and timelines. This session will explore how utilities, system designers, and equipment suppliers view the evolution of the hydrogen economy for the power industry.PRESENTATIONS:


Power Chat
11:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous session.


CUG: So Much Coal, What Do I Do?
2:00 PM CDT on the Digital Platform

COVID-19 has impacted every business in some manner. For coal mines, coal buyers, coal shippers, to coal users have experienced coal sitting on the ground for a longer period and higher stock than normal. One concern is what do I do with so much coal and how can it be managed so it doesn’t spontaneously combust? A conversation with those who have experienced higher coal stock quantities and how they manage it.

  • Eric Hassell, Support Manager, Luminant
  • Trevor Lousberg, Production Superintendent, Luminant
  • Darren Provence, Operations Manager, Savage Services

Power Chat
3:00 PM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous sessions.

Thursday, June 25

Plant Management Institute Forum
9:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform (generating companies only)


Power Chat
10:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous sessions.


Next Phases of Federal Relief for the Utility Industry
11:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform

As a result of COVID-19, the electricity industry is facing spikes in non-payments, posing liquidity challenges and uncertainty for the future. Dentons’ public policy partner Andrew Shaw and Capital Power’s Jon Sohn will share their perspectives on the current and future landscape for the electricity sector, including what the industry may expect in the next phases of federal relief bills and executive action.


Nuclear Power – Building a New Legacy
2:00 PM CDT on the Digital Platform

Nuclear power remains an important source of zero-emission electricity across the world. Scientists, environmentalists, and others recognize the need to maintain nuclear power’s place in the global generation mix, particularly as a solution to combat climate change. The advent of advanced nuclear power technologies also provides a way to bring reliable, clean energy to areas of the developing world desperately seeking access to electricity. This webinar brings together experts with extensive knowledge of the technical and financial aspects of nuclear power, along with the experience of working within nuclear power facilities. Industry insiders will provide an update on the only new nuclear plant currently under construction in the U.S., and talk about encouraging signs for the nuclear power industry at a time when resilient, reliable power generation is more important than ever.


Power Chat
3:00 PM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous sessions.

Wednesday, July 22


Beyond Batteries: Exploring Alternative Storage Solutions
10:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform

While battery storage technology seems to get most of the headlines, pumped storage hydro accounts for about 94% of the energy storage capacity currently installed in the U.S. Still, there are several other storage technologies currently available and even more under development. This session will provide an overview of non-battery energy storage solutions and their applications with a focus on utility-scale technologies.PRESENTATIONS:


CUG Coal Blending and Quality Issues
2:00 PM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speaker:

  • Rod Hatt, CTO, Coal Combustion

Power Chat
3:00 PM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous sessions.

Thursday, July 23

Plant Management Institute Forum
10:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform (generating companies only)

Power Chat
11:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous sessions.


CUG Coal Blending and Quality Issues
2:00 PM on the Digital Platform

Speaker:

  • Rod Hatt, CTO, Coal Combustion

Power Chat
3:00 PM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous sessions.


Wednesday, August 19

Affordable Clean Energy
10:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform

This session will overview the role of the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule and the possible impacts it will have on the utility industry, including measures that could be implemented to drive heat rate improvements. Attendees will come away with a better understanding of the ACE rule and possible impacts on their operations.


Power Chat
11:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous sessions.

Thursday, August 20

Plant Management Institute
10:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform (generating companies only)


Power Chat
11:00 AM CDT on the Digital Platform

Speak 1-on-1 with ELECTRIC POWER peers during this action-packed speed networking hour. Our AI-powered networking platform delivers smart recommendations of people to meet and continue the conversation via 10-minute video chat sessions with other power industry professionals who attended the previous sessions.

Webinars



Modernizing Utility Infrastructure: Smart, but Not Always Secure

On-Demand Until September 18th


Pandemic COVID-19: What We Are Learning

Wednesday, April 22nd
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM


Market Insights: Spring Report

Tuesday, May 12th
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM