2015 NASUCA Annual Meeting-Austin, Texas

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Final Agenda

Meeting Presentations

Sunday, November 8, 2015
Department of Energy Workshop on the Future of the Grid
Joe Paladino
Becky Harrison

Monday November 9, 2015
The Three R’s: The Need for Reliable, Redundant and Resilient Telecommunications in the New Age
Stefanie Brand
Simon ffitch
Susan Baldwin

Understanding Ratepayer Impacts with Long Term Natural Gas Capacity Issues
David Dismukes

Prepaid Residential Gas and Electric Service Update: The Continuing Concerns for Low Income Consumers
John Howat
Barry Gold

Gas Furnace Energy Efficiency Standards: The Need for DOE to Act Promptly
Marianne DiMascio

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Synapse Presentation on the Clean Power Plan final report

The Electric Utility of the Future: What do Consumer Advocates need to know?
Rich Sedano
Sonia Aggarwal

What are the demand charges and how would they impact consumers if implemented?
Ryan Hledik
Scott Rubin
Barbara Alexander
David Springe
Scott Rubin- Article on Demand-Based Rates

Tracker Trouble: shifting risk to ratepayers
Claudia Earls
John Coffman

Registration is OPEN!

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Registration fees increase After October 23rd.
Registration and payment must be received by November 1, 2015.

Early Bird Rates- Before October 23rd
$450 – NASUCA member
$500 – Government (public interest groups should seek prior approval from
NASUCA to qualify for the government rate)
$550 – Industry/Utilities, Consultants, Trade Associations

Rates After October 23rd
$495 – NASUCA member
$550 – Government (public interest groups should seek prior approval from
NASUCA to qualify for the government rate)
$605 – Industry/Utilities, Consultants, Trade Associations

  • Checks should be made out to NASUCA.
  • NASUCA should be able to accept credit registration beginning October 19th-check back for details

Hotel Information:
The Meeting is taking place at  JW Marriott in conjunction with the NARUC meeting. We do not have a hotel room block at the Marriott.

The room block for NASUCA members is at the Radisson Hotel and Suites Austin Downtown with at rate of $197 per night.
For reservations call (512) 478-9611 and ask for your reservation to be in the NARUC room block. They are using the Radisson as their overflow hotel and have added extra rooms for our members.

There are other hotels in the area . For the Current Government Rates, you would need to call.

Hyatt Place Austin – 2 blocks away

Hampton Inn & Suites downtown Austin – 1.5 blocks away

Radisson Hotel – ~ 1.5 blocks away

All NARUC & NASUCA Annual Meeting attendees are invited to…
CCIF’s 6th Annual Kickoff Forum
Saturday, November 7, 2015
2:00–5:00 pm
JW Marriott Austin
Salon 5

The Critical Consumer Issues Forum (CCIF) invites you to join us in Austin for our 6th Annual Kickoff Forum on an exciting – but yet to be determined – topic in the electric sector.
Registration. Registration will open at this link when the NARUC meeting registration opens. Please register by November 2nd. There is no charge to participate, but a separate registration with CCIF is required. Please make travel plans and hotel reservations accordingly.
Hotel Accommodations. All registrants are responsible for making their own hotel reservations, including any additional nights to attend the forum. Please be advised that to secure rooms at the JW Marriott Austin at the NARUC conference rate, you must be registered for the NARUC Annual Meeting.
Stipends. EEI is offering a limited number of stipends to participating state commissioners and consumer advocates for a 1-night credit at the JW Marriott Austin at the NARUC conference rate (or reimbursement for 1 night at an equal or lower rate at another hotel). Please indicate interest in a stipend during registration, and eligibility will be confirmed soon thereafter.
For More Info. Information about CCIF and this forum are posted at www.CCIForum.com. You may also contact Katrina McMurrian, CCIF Executive Director, by e-mail at katrina@CCIForum.com or by phone at 615.905.1375.
REGISTER HERE

This event is not a part of the agendas of the 127th NARUC Annual Meeting or 2015 NASUCA Annual Meeting.