FUPWG Meeting Agenda - Portland, Oregon

Image of the FUPWG logo which displays an illustration of Mount Hood. The logo reads On the Trail to Peak Energy Efficiency; FUPWG April 20-21, 2010; Portland, Oregon.

April 19-21, 2011
Hosted by Bonneville Power Administration

Tuesday, April 19, 2011 (Pre-Meeting)

8:30 am

Welcome and Overview
Curt Nichols, Bonneville Power Administration (BPA)

9:00 am

FEMP Introduction
David McAndrew, Department of Energy (DOE) Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP)

9:00 am

Overview of Available BPA ServicesPDF

Curt Nichols, BPA

10:15 am


10:30 am

General Services Administration (GSA) Assisted Acquisition Services
Bob Campbell, GSA

11:00 am

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Work for Others
Rob Frazier, USACE

11:30 am

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) Services
Bill Sandusky, PNNL

12:00 pm


1:30 pm

Federal Prison Industries (FPI) Solar Photovoltaic Production
Rae Sullivan, FPI

2:00 pm

Investor-Owned Utility Services Panel
Ed Wales, Energy Trust of Oregon (ETO)
Bob Stolarski, Puget Sound Energy (PSE)
David Davis, Idaho Power
Doug Kelley, Avista

3:00 pm

Utility and Other Service Provider Networking

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

8:30 am

Mike Weedall, BPA

8:40 am

Chairman Chat
David McAndrew, FEMP

9:00 am

Washington, D.C., UpdatePDF
Skye Schell, FEMP

9:30 am

Chairman's Corner: Pacific BiodieselPDF
Bob King, Pacific Biodiesel
Kelly King, Pacific Biodiesel

10:15 am

Networking Break

10:45 am

Technology Panel

12:15 pm

Lunch with Special Keynote Presentation by Jim Sorensen

1:30 pm

Panel Discussion: Energy Innovations at Joint Base Lewis-McChordPDF

  • Program Delivery
    Brad Miller, BPA
  • Innovative Lighting
    Tim Steele, BPA
  • Steam-Side Savings
    Todd Amundson, BPA
  • What's Next and Q&A
    Brad Miller, BPA

2:30 pm

Networking Break

3:00 pm

Competitive Subcontract Selection in Utility Energy Service Contracts (UESCs)PDF
Gordon Maynard, SoCal Gas

DFAS Wide-Area Workflow IssuesPDF
Mark Shvartzman, Southern California Edison (SCE)

Energy Project Incentive Funds - Changes and TrendsPDF
Liz Stuart, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)

3:45 pm

On the Path to Zero Energy BuildingsPDF
Dave Hewitt, New Buildings Institute

4:20 pm

David McAndrew, FEMP

5:00 pm

Networking Event: Evening on the Willamette Star

Thursday, April 21, 2011

8:30 am

David McAndrew, FEMP

8:35 am

Air Force Renewable Energy OverviewPDF
Ken Gray, U.S. Air Force

9:20 am

SCADA Test Bed Project/DHS LogicsPDF
Rita Wells, Idaho National Laboratory (INL)

10:00 am

Networking Break

10:20 am

Edison Electric Institute (EEI) Update
Steve Kiesner, EEI

11:00 am

Inter Connect AgreementsPDF
Linda Collins, GSA

11:45 am

David McAndrew, FEMP

12:30 pm

Optional Tour: Prison-Based Solar Photovoltaic Manufacturing Facility

Thursday, April 21, 2011 (Special Session)

12:30 - 2:00 pm

Energy Lawyer and Contracting Officer Working Group
Moderated by Julia Kelley, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Linda Collins, GSA

12:30 - 1:15 pm

Enabling Mass-Scale Financing for Federal Energy, Water, and Sustainability ProjectsPDF
Leslie Nicholls, Energetics

1:15 - 1:55 pm

Power Purchase Agreements UpdatePDF
Chandra Shah, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

1:55 - 2:00 pm

Ideas for Next Meeting
Julia Kelley, ORNL