Building Renewables into Energy Independence:
A Leadership Forum on Energy Policy

March 21, 2013

Quick Link to: 2013 Renewable Energy Conference Itinerary & Agenda

Event Itinerary

8:00 AM
Hancock Center 2nd Floor
(continental breakfast available)

9:00 AM
Welcome Remarks
Conference Begins

9:30 AM
Keynote Address

11:00 AM
Morning Break

12:00 Noon
(buffet-style lunch available)

1:00 PM
Luncheon Keynote Address

1:30 PM
Afternoon Panel

4:00 PM
Conference Ends

Event Speakers

Elmore R. Alexander, Ph.D.
Welcome Remarks

Allan Page
The Hudson Renewable Energy Institute: Energy Independence, Renewable Energy and the US Competitive Market Place

Edward Cox
Keynote Address

Colin Davies
Natural Gas and oil Production in the United States

Carter Page
What Does Energy Independence Mean and What is the Forecast Head from the Speaker

Garry A. Brown
Luncheon Keynote Address

Carl E. Meyer (Panel Chair)
Topic: How Does Renewable Energy Fit into the Changing Market Place? Making Renewable Energy Competitive and Cost Effective.

Richard Dewey
Market Place Capability to Provide a Differentiated Product.

Raymond Wuslich
Reducing Regulated Barriers to a Differentiated Electric Supply.

Philip VanHorne
Giving Customers a Place to Shop. The Smart Grid and its Capabilities

Thank you for joining us for the Renewable Energy Conference on March 21, 2013. The conference presentations will be posted to this web page within the next two weeks. An email notice will be sent to all conference participants and attendees as soon as they are available.

Information about THREI membership:

Directions to Marist College:


  • Marist College
  • The Hudson Renewable Energy Institute
  • A. Page & Associates, LLC
  • McCann Foundation, Inc.
  • James Ottaway, Jr.
  • BlueRock Energy
  • Global Energy Capital