The Future of Louisiana's Energy Industry?
Presented by: Center for Energy Studies





Conference Program
Wednesday Afternoon, March 2, 2005
Registration                                                                                                                                                               12:00 pm
12:30-12:45           Conference Welcome and Introduction
Allan Pulsipher, Executive Director, Center for Energy Studies
12:45-1:30 How Next Generation Energy Can Set America Free From Oil Dependence
Anne Korin, Director of Policy and Strategic Planning, Institute for the Analysis of Global Security
1:30-2:15 Utility Perspectives on the Environment, Energy Use and Sustainability
Brent Dorsey, Director - Corporate Environmental Programs, Entergy
Afternoon Break                                                                                                                                                          2:15 pm
2:45-3:30 The Competitive Advantage of Energy Efficiency
Dr. Charles Reith, Executive Director, Alliance for Affordable Energy
3:30-4:15 Bringing CHP to Market: EPA CHP Partnership Project Resources and Assistance
Katrina Pielli, Program Manager, Combined Heat and Power Partnership, EPA
4:15-5:00 Sustainability and Alternative Energy at Dow Chemical
Gordon Slack, Energy Business Director, Dow Chemical Company
Reception and Networking Opportunities                                                                                                           5:00 pm

Thursday Morning, March 3, 2005
Continental Breakfast                                                                                                                                                8:00 am
8:30-9:15 A Major Oil Company's Perspective on Alternative Energy
Timothy O'Leary, Manager - External Affairs, Shell Renewables/Hydrogen
9:15-10:00 Opportunities for Producing the "Stranded" Hydrocarbon Resources of Louisiana
Michael Godec, Vice President, Advanced Resources International
10:00-10:45 Developing Biorefineries to Produce Alternative Energy, Ethanol, and Other Industrial Chemicals
Ed Lehrburger, President and CEO, PureVision Technology, Inc
Morning Break                                                                                                                                                            10:45 am
11:00-11:45 Wind Energy Opportunities in the Gulf of Mexico
Herman Schellstede, President, Wind Energy Systems Technology, LLC
11:45-12:30 Market Opportunities for Green Energy and Renewable Energy Credits
Jason Tournillon, Associate, GT Energy

NOTE: Attendees may be entitled to continuing professional development credits (PDHs) by the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board and continuing law education credits (CLEs) by the Louisiana State Bar Association.

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