Key Developments and Trends in the US Power Industry

Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. EST


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2015 was a transformative year for the US power sector. Join Practical Law, the Brattle Group, Hannon Armstrong and Sullivan and Worcester LLP for a free 75-minute webinar that will discuss key demand drivers and emerging business models in this sector. Against a background of mounting environmental imperatives vs. (currently) low-cost fossil energy and low interest rates, the presenters will address:

  • Policy mandates such as the Paris Climate Accords, EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP), and select state and regional initiatives.
  • Potential implications for US power demand.
  • Business and governmental responses to achieve energy efficiency, promote renewables, and otherwise reduce carbon emissions, including:
    • Deployment of clean power and energy efficiency;
    • Technology developments;
    • Tax law developments;
    • Financial innovation; and
    • New business models.
  • The outlook for 2016.

A short Q&A session will follow.

Moderator:
Erlyne Nazaire, Senior Legal Editor, Practical Law Finance


Practical Law provides practical, up-to-date resources across all major practice areas to help lawyers in law firms and in-house legal departments get up to speed quickly, save time and protect the bottom line. Learn more at www.practicallaw.com.

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