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Grid 20/20: Focus on Resource Diversity

Grid 2020 Diversity


Please join us as we explore the impacts of shifting trends in resource types, as well as the benefits and challenges associated with achieving a reliable resource mix.

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Key Topics

PJM has assembled industry experts and executives to discuss the following topics:

  • Is the changing fuel mix a problem?
  • What are the opportunities and challenges presented by the changing resource mix?
  • What are the implications of the EPA CO2 rule?
  • What role do wholesale energy markets play to achieve a diverse and reliable fuel mix?
  • How are policies and regulators shaping the resource mix? What is their role in the achieving a reliable balance in the future?
  • What are the impacts on a local, national, and global level?
  • Lessons learned from those who have experience with rapidly changing resource dynamics

Keynote speaker

Cheryl A. LaFleur, Chair, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Panel 1
Impacts: Opportunities and Challenges of the Changing Resource Mix

Theodore F. Craver Jr., President and CEO – Edison International
Thad Hill, President and CEO – Calpine
Richard M. Rosenblum, President and CEO – Hawaiian Electric Company
Tierry Vandal, President and Chief Executive Officer - Hydro-Quebec

Panel 2
Potential Solutions: Ways to Achieve a Reliable Resource Mix

Mark Karl, Vice President, Market Development – ISO New England
Lloyd M. Yates, Executive Vice President of Regulated Utilities – Duke Energy

Who should attend

PJM members, state regulatory commissioners, electric utilities, power marketers, consumer advocates, consultants, staff members of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and other government officials.


  • Monday, October 20, 2014 — Evening Reception
  • Tuesday, October 21, 2014 — Grid 20/20: Focus on Resource Diversity


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