Planning the Grid of the Future

  Event Details

Tuesday, June 22
8:00am to 10:00am
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PO Box 8517
Portland , ME 04104
Phone: 2074238260
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Planning the Grid of the Future

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Planning the Grid of the Future

We know that the electric grid will need to be expanded and modernized to achieve Maine’s climate and clean energy goals. This forum will explore the recommendations of a group of Maine stakeholders, examine how other states have approached grid planning, and consider next steps we can take here.

  • How can we better plan for the integration of renewable energy?

  • What role do 'edge users' play?

  • How do we account for increased electric load and two-way power flows?

Speaker information:

Speakers to include (panel in formation):

  • Rob Wood, Director of Government Relations & Climate Policy, The Nature Conservancy

  • Doug Scott, Vice President Electricity & Efficiency, Great Plains Institute

  • Kay Aikin, CEO, Introspective Systems

  • Marissa Paslick-Gillett, Chairman, Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority