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6th National Conference on Next Generation Demand Response to discuss on ‘How to Use Energy Storage to Model the Future’

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The 6th National Conference on Next Generation Demand Response will bring together industry experts to discuss the latest news and developments in the demand response market. Session Two will discuss Energy Storage and presenting on the topic will be Douglas Staker, Vice President Utility Business Development, Enel X & Craig Boice, President, Boice Dunham Group. The event will take place on 12th-13th June, in Boston, Massachusetts, a major demand response hub.

Some of the essential topics this year will be: solar & storage, microgrids, smart devices, capacity markets, & DER implementation. See the latest news in the industry and what is happening on the east coast, in the DR world.

“Massachusetts has adjusted state regulations to give energy storage system owners participating in the SMART system the right to gain revenue from selling into the Forward Capacity Market, and has also approved solar+storage as part of the net metering programs. The rulingDPU 17-146-A  PDF (was part of a broader compromise whose goal was to accelerate energy storage deployment by giving investors an additional source of revenue, but to also lower the costs of energy on the Massachusetts grid by fully making use of energy storage’s value.”

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Confirmed speakers at the event include:

  • Vijaya Ganugula, Manager, Distributed Resources Operations, New York Independent System Operator (NYISO)
  • Fouad Dagher, Director, National Grid
  • John Bonnin, Vice President Energy Supply & Market Operations, CPS Energy
  • Kathy Wells, Energy Projects Coordinator, Lancaster Choice Energy
  • Jayesh Shah, Head of Marketing, Direct Energy
  • Justin Orkney, Sr. Program Manager Renewable Energy Resources, Tucson Electric Power
  • David Treichler, Director, Strategy & Technology, Oncor
  • Shawn Jones, Assistant Director, Center for Sustainable Energy
  • Jed Trott, Vice President Demand Response, Customized Energy Solutions
  • Peter Langbein, Manager Demand Side Response & Operations, PJM Interconnection
  • Jane Peters, President & Owner, Research into Action
  • April Bolduc, President & Founder, S Curve Strategies
  • Rolf Bienert, Managing & Technical Director, OpenADR Alliance
  • Brett Feldman, Research Director, Navigant Research
  • Dr. Karanjit Kalsi, Power Systems Research Engineer, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Seth Kiner, Managing Director, Charlotte Street Advisors
  • Ross Malme, Partner, Skipping Stone
  • John Taylor, Deputy Director, Consortium for Energy Efficiency
  • Mark LeBel, Associate, Regulatory Assistance Project

Latest conference agenda HERE
Official conference website HERE

Register until 29th March and take advantage of 10% off the registration fee.
Standard rate – $2,395
Discounted rate – $2,155

For more infrmation & registration, please contact:

Marcin Janecki  / +48 61 646 7047