National Clean Energy Summit 7.0:
Partnership & Progress
Co-sponsors: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), Center for American Progress, the Clean Energy Project, MGM Resorts International and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Thursday, September 4, 2014
National Clean Energy Summit 7.0: Partnership & Progress is a high-powered national conversation about growing the clean energy economy. Now in its seventh year, this prestigious annual conference convenes high-level industry leaders, policymakers, government officials, innovators, investors and advocates to discuss the future of our nation’s clean energy economy.
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NCES 7.0 Speakers
• Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV)
• Congresswoman Dina Titus (D-NV)
• U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack
• John Podesta, Counselor to President Barack Obama
• Jon Huntsman, former Governor of Utah
• Henry Cisneros, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Risky Business Committee Member
• Jim Murren, MGM Resorts International
• Rose McKinney-James, Clean Energy Project
• Neera Tanden, Center for American Progress
• Yoram Bronichi, Ormat Technologies
• Paul Caudill, NV Energy
• Deb Frodl, General Electric
• Lynn Good, Duke Energy
• Amory Lovins, Rocky Mountain Institute
• Arun Majumdar, Google
• Billy Parish, Mosaic
• Lyndon Rive, SolarCity
• Ben Bixby, Nest Labs
• Dymphia Van der Lans, Clinton Climate Initiative
• Francesco Venturini, Enel Green Power
• Patricia Wagner, Sempra U.S. Gas & Power
• Daniel Yates, Opower
User Friendly Clean Energy will focus on the range of new energy efficiency, renewable energy technologies, and innovative financing tools that are empowering consumers to choose clean energy.
Grid Partnerships will explore questions such as: what can be done to make the electricity grid more robust, resilient and able to accommodate more renewable energy?
Leapfrogging Technology will concentrate on how continued research and development in clean energy technology has resulted in exponential advances in technology. The discussion will cover the challenge of electrifying areas that do not have electricity at all or have unreliable access to power.
Business Leadership on Pollution Reduction: Assessing and managing risk is how the private sector and government are able to remain productive and successful in an increasingly complex and unpredictable global economy. This panel will take a prospective look at how businesses assess the risks of climate change and why it is necessary to begin planning today.
For more information on speakers and panels, check out the NCES 7.0 Agenda.