|Solar Power in New York: Law and Policy|
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
New York is hungry for power. Solar power has been proposed as a sustainable alternative to fossil fuels, yet even among solar proponents, there are diverse opinions on how to make solar energy a viable and realistic alternative. This distinguished panel will offer diverse perspectives on solar power: if, why, how, and when it makes sense.
Moderator/Speaker: JOSHUA LIPSMAN, Principal Consultant, JBL Health Systems, LLC
Keynote Address: KEN ZWEIBEL, Director, The George Washington University Solar Institute
Speakers: STEPHEN WHITLEY, President and CEO, New York Independent System Operator (NYISO); JOHN WILLIAMS, Director of Energy Analysis, NYS Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA); CHRIS BENEDICT, Architect, Chris Benedict, R.A.
Sponsored by: Committee on Science and Law, Beth Jacob, Chair
Event is free; please register at firstname.lastname@example.org
Event Location: 42 West 44th St. (bet. 5th & 6th Ave.)