2012 Winter Fuels Outlook Conference

October 10, 2012

National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC 20045

Agenda, Videos and Presentations
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Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability and U.S. Energy Information Administration

7:30 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m.
Welcome and Opening Remarks (Video Recording)

  • Kate Marks, Managing Director, National Association of State Energy Officials
  • The Honorable Patricia Hoffman, Assistant Secretary, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, U.S. Department of Energy

8:45 a.m.
Winter Weather Forecast (Video Recording)

  • Michael Halpert, Deputy Director, Climate Prediction Center, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration - Presentation

9:15 a.m.
World Market Overview (Video Recording)

  • Edward Morse, Managing Director, Global Head of Commodity Research, Citi Group Global Markets, Inc.

10:00 a.m.
EIA 2012–2013 Winter Heating Fuels Overview and Press Conference (Video Recording)

  • The Honorable Adam Sieminski, Administrator, U.S. Energy Information Administration - Presentation

10:45  a.m.

11:00  a.m.
Natural Gas Demand and Supply Trends and Forecast (Video Recording)

  • Bruce Henning, Vice President, Energy Regulatory and Market Analysis, ICF International - Presentation

11:45 p.m.
National BiodieselKeynote Luncheon: Smart Grid Changing Our Use of Electricity Now and in the Future
Sponsored by National Biodiesel Board

  • Tom Reddoch, Energy Utilization Research Manager, Power Delivery & Markets Sector, Electric Power Research Institute - Presentation

Biofuels Perspectives and Trends (Video Recording)

  • Anne Steckel, Vice President of Public Affairs, National Biodiesel Board - Presentation

1:15 p.m.
Propane Demand and Supply Trends and Forecast (Video Recording)

  • Tom Van Buren, Senior Vice President, Ferrell North America - Presentation

1:45 pm
Ethanol Perspectives and Trends (Video Recording)

  • John Kneiss, Director, North America and Government Affairs, Hart Energy Consulting - Presentation

2:30 pm
Regional Energy Perspectives for the Upcoming Winter (Video Recording)

  • Charles Wesley, Program Manager, New York State Energy Research and Development Authority - Presentation
  • David Binkley, Economic Analyst, Michigan Public Service Commission - Presentation

3:00 p.m.
Wrap Up and Adjourn

  • Alice Lippert, Senior Technical Advisor, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, U.S. Department of Energy

For more information on any of the above events, contact Shemika Spencer, 2107 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 850 Arlington, VA 22201 Phone 703.299.8800; Fax 703.299.6208.