WGL Energy to Demonstrate Clean Energy Leadership at the 2015 Renewable Energy Markets (REM) Conference
Energy will serve as the official city sponsor of the 20th
Renewable Energy Markets (REM) Conference when it comes to town on
October 18-20. WGL Energy provides natural gas, electricity, renewable
energy, carbon reduction, distributed generation and energy efficiency
to commercial, government and residential customers in Washington, D.C.
and across the country.
Highlights of WGL Energy’s participation in the REM conference include:
Catholic University Solar Tour – WGL
Energy will co-host a tour of one of the first large-scale campus
solar installations in the region. Representing the first solar power
purchase agreement in the District of Columbia, Catholic University
partnered with WGL Energy and Standard Solar to install solar arrays
in various location on its campus. During the tour, WGL Energy and
Standard Solar experts will highlight the innovative features of the
carport, electric vehicle charging stations, and rooftop arrays.
Power Table -- Dr. Louis Hutchinson,
WGL’s vice president and chief revenue officer, will participate in
the conference’s opening session, the “Power Table,” featuring senior
industry executives who will discuss the landscape for renewable
energy markets, organizational sustainability goals, and market growth
Clean Power Plan Panel -- Bernice K.
McIntyre, WGL Energy’s regulatory director, will moderate a panel
addressing the role of renewable energy in reducing emissions as
proposed by the Clean Power Plan. McIntyre will lead a discussion
addressing topics such as tracking emissions reductions, avoiding
double counting, the role of RECs and tracking systems, and managing
interstate trading issues.
Green Product Marketing -- Alicia
LaRoche, manager, green products for WGL Energy, will moderate a panel
on green power marketing success stories. Panelists will be asked to
share their stories from inspiration and development to overcoming
roadblocks and final outcome.
Energy Trading -- Chris Leveriza, senior
structure analyst and trader for WGL Energy, will moderate a panel
addressing policy, pricing, trading activity and financing issues in
PJM and the mid-Atlantic, perhaps the most dynamic and volatile
renewable energy market in the country. Panelists will discuss supply
and demand fundamentals in the PJM Tier I market and
legislative/regulatory changes that may impact pricing.
The REM Conference will be held at the Hilton Crystal City in Arlington,
Virginia. WGL Energy staff will be present to answer any energy-related
About WGL Energy
WGL Energy delivers a full ecosystem of energy offerings including
natural gas, electricity, renewable energy, carbon reduction,
distributed generation and energy efficiency provided by WGL Energy
Services, Inc. (formerly Washington Gas Energy Services, Inc.) and WGL
Energy Systems, Inc. (formerly Washington Gas Energy Systems, Inc.). To
learn more, visit us at www.wglenergy.com.
WGL (NYSE: WGL), headquartered in Washington, D.C., is a leading source
for clean, efficient and diverse energy solutions. With activities and
assets across the U.S., WGL consists of Washington Gas, WGL Energy, WGL
Midstream and Hampshire Gas. WGL provides natural gas, electricity,
green power and energy services, including generation, storage,
transportation, distribution, supply and efficiency. Our calling as a
company is to make energy surprisingly easy for our employees, our
community and all our customers. Whether you are a homeowner or renter,
small business or multinational corporation, state and local or federal
agency, WGL is here to provide Energy Answers. Ask Us. For more
information, visit us at www.wgl.com.
Follow us @wglanswers on Twitter or WGL on Linkedin.
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