CPES Holiday Party - Tuesday, December 11th, 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM


November 6, 2018
In This Newsletter:
Announcing Excellence in Energy Awardees  |  Register for  FERC 101
New Energy Professionals Planning Meeting
Policy Committee Update  |  Member News  |  Industry News
Announcing TWO Excellence in Energy Recipients!  
CPES is thrilled to announce it is presenting two Excellence in Energy Awards at the holiday party on Tuesday, December 11, 2018.

Excellence in Energy
Advancing Energy Goals in Commercial Application 
Awarded to Brian Farnen for his leadership of the CT Green Bank organization as the nation's first green bank. 
Excellence in Energy
Energy Technology Advancements/Research and Academics
Awarded to Dr. Peng Zhang for his outstanding contribution to energy research and academics at University of Connecticut. 
Next in the New Energy Professionals Series... 

Co-sponsored by CPES New Energy Professionals and Energy Bar Association (EBA), FERC 101 provides an overview of FERC's role and jurisdiction, energy markets, and how the gas and electric industries are regulated by and interact with FERC. Panelists will also discuss current issues and trends in the electric and gas industries.
FERC 101 is the fourth in a series of informational sessions established to assist those new to the industry. The overarching goal of the 101 series is to provide a meaningful overview of agencies and businesses with whom professionals in the industry interact.
Your Input is Requested on November 8th! 
Help Us Plan for 2019

Join the New Energy Professionals group for a 2019 planning meeting on November 8th from Noon - 2:00 PM at Firebox in Hartford, CT. Please email kdube@ctcost.org if you would like to attend.

In this Update:
  • U.S. DOE Proposes New Approach to Classification of Grid-Related Information
  • ISO-NE Continues Progress on Energy Storage Integration
  • New ISO-NE Webinar Posted: Forward Capacity Market Substitution Auction for FCA #13
  • Department of Energy Announces $53 Million in New Projects to Advance Solar
  • FERC Acts on Cyber Security Risks with New Supply Chain-Related Reliability Standards
  • FuelCell Inks Power Agreement for Hartford Project

Pullman & Comley

Breakfast Roundtable Discussion: "Connecticut's feed-in tariff for renewables is coming...What to expect and when to expect it." 11.13.18 Pullman & Comley's Hartford Office

Operation Fuel's Ice House (Presented by Eversource Energy) Help Operation Fuel heat Connecticut by touring, or volunteering at their 15' x 75' "house" made out of ice!
1.24.19 | 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM  |  MORE  
ARTICLE: Connecticut Utilities Ink Deals with Danbury's FuelCell  |  READ 
2018 Power Markets Conference Northeast Energy and Commerce Association  11.8.18  |  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM  | Marriott Courtyard, Marlboro
Annual Meeting (Members) and Fall FĂȘte (Open to All!)  Celebrate 10 Years of NEWIEE with us! New England Women in Energy and the Environment  11.13.18  | 4:30 PM - 8:30 PM  | District Hall, Boston  | MORE  
Gateway Community College is currently engaged in continuous recruitment for adjunct faculty (part-time day, evenings and Saturday college instructors) to teach credit courses in PUBLIC UTILITY MANAGEMENT. The primary need at present is for instructors for two courses to be offered in the Spring 2019 semester. The two courses are: BMG 219 Asset and Infrastructure Management and BMG 216 Rates and Revenues.  MORE