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Monday, April 4 • 2:40pm - 3:30pm
US wholesale power plenary: implications of plunging prices

Wholesale electricity prices have lost two thirds of their value in the past decade and show few signs of recovery; in fact, a slew of structural factors suggest that prices may be in a state of terminal decline. Learn from executives how lean times are squeezing existing generators, redefining new build calculus, reversing company strategies and forcing policy response.




Moderator
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William Nelson

Head of North American Power, Bloomberg New Energy Finance
William leads analysis of US energy and environmental commodities, including power, renewable energy credits (RECs) and carbon allowances. His previous experience includes strategy consulting at the Earth Institute and software design at Electronic Arts. He holds a Bachelors in Physics from the University of California at Santa Barbara and a Masters in Energy Policy and Finance from Columbia University.

Speakers
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Chris Crane

President and Chief Executive Officer, Exelon Corporation
Crane is president and chief executive officer of Chicago-based Exelon Corporation, the nation's leading competitive energy provider. Headquartered in Chicago, Exelon does business in 48 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. Crane oversees a family of companies representing every stage of the energy value chain, including Exelon Generation, one of the largest competitive U.S. power generators, with approximately 32,000 megawatts of owned... Read More →
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Badar Khan

President and Chief Executive Officer, Direct Energy
Badar Khan is the President & CEO of Direct Energy, with overall responsibility for the company’s operations in North America.  As CEO, he is leading our vision to leverage technology to fundamentally transform the way homes and businesses engage in and use energy.  Badar’s extensive experience in energy spans retail power and gas and energy-related services, to wholesale energy trading, to upstream power generation and... Read More →
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Carla Peterman

Commissioner, California Public Utility Commission
Carla J. Peterman was appointed to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. in December 2012. Commissioner Peterman is the CPUC’s assigned Commissioner for a number of proceedings including energy storage, the Renewables Portfolio Standard, energy efficiency, and alternative transportation. Previously she was the lead California Energy Commissioner for renewables, transportation, natural gas, and the... Read More →
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John Di Stasio

President, Large Public Power Council
John Di Stasio was named President of the Large Public Power Council (LPPC) in June, 2014. LPPC is comprised of 26 of the country’s largest public power systems, and member companies provide power to more than 30 million people in 13 states and Puerto Rico. As President, Di Stasio advocates for policies that allow public power systems to build infrastructure, invest in communities and provide reliable service at affordable rates. Di Stasio... Read More →


Monday April 4, 2016 2:40pm - 3:30pm
Grand Hyatt New York 109 East 42nd Street, New York, New York, USA, 10017