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8:00 am Energy Utility Basics 2015
Energy Utility Basics 2015
Oct 5 @ 8:00 am – Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm
Current Detail Agenda for 2015  EUB 2015 draft Agenda         REDA Energy Utility Basics is an intensive course on the fundamental concepts critical to being conversant in today’s energy industry. Course content is updated[...]
2:00 pm PSERC Public Webinar: Scalable Meter Data Management in Electric Power Grids
PSERC Public Webinar: Scalable M...
Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) initiatives provide popular tools to incorporate changes to modernize the electricity grid, reduce peak loads, and meet energy efficiency targets. There is the looming issue of how to communicate and handle[...]
8:00 am 2015 Energy Summit
2015 Energy Summit
Oct 13 @ 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
2015 Energy Summit @ University of Wisconsin-Madison - Union South | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
Air pollution remains a major health risk across the nation despite major improvements in U.S. air quality since the passage of the Clean Air Act in 1970. Worldwide air pollution is the leading environmental risk[...]
all-day Community Based Solar
Community Based Solar
Nov 3 all-day
Community Based Solar @ Tong Auditorium in the Engineering Centers Building | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
Open to anyone interested in the future of community-based solar options for Wisconsin Co-Sponsored by:  Draft Agenda 9:00 am      Brian Rude, Dairyland Power Cooperative, Cara Lee Mahany Braithwait Introductions to the program 9:15-[...]

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  • View video and presentation slides from our June 25 program, "The Undiluted Cost of Energy and Water." The program focused on challenges in supplying water and the associated interactions with energy requirements. Presenters from state, regional and national perspectives discussed the complex financial, consumer, energy, and federal and state rules that play a role in water management.
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