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Energy Webinars by Industrial Technologies Program - Every Thursday
Department of Energy webinars cover smart grid, smart metering, energy management...and more.
Interested in learning more about energy, economy, and environment?
If so, the following event and free Webcasts and sessions might be for you. The Industrial Technologies Program (ITP) would like to share the following non-ITP sponsored opportunities with interested partners.
What about smart metering and smart grid technologies?
FEMP "First Thursday Seminars"
The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) has introduced "First Thursday Seminars" - a series of six training sessions offered at no cost the first Thursday of each month from February through July 2010. Topics include Executive Order 13514; Energy 101; Water Efficiency Planning and Implementation; Federal Greenhouse Gas Accounting and Reporting; Advanced Metering Requirements and Best Practices; and Operations, Maintenance, and Commissioning. For more information and to register, visit FEMP's Web site: http://www1.eere.energy.gov/femp/services/training.html.
"Transforming the Electrical Grid: Addressing Transformation Strategies to Implementing a Smart Grid"
Responsible for identifying, planning, or evaluating smart grid solutions? If you answered yes, this free Webcast is for you! Attend and find the answers to key questions about smart grid technologies. When? Thursday, February 25, 3:00-4:00 p.m. Eastern. To register, go to: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/771404232.
Metering Sessions: Learn What In-Plant Metering Can Do for Your Operation
Access free, archived metering sessions and come away armed with strategies, methods, and technologies to ensure successful measurement and use of energy and water consumption data at your facility.
2009 metering sessions: http://www.govenergy.com/presentations.php#meter.
2008 metering sessions: http://www.govenergy.com/2008/presentations2008.html#metering.
2007 metering sessions: http://www.govenergy.com/2007/presentations.shtml#5.
For more information on metering, access FEMP's "Metering Best Practices: A Guide to Achieving Utility Resource Efficiency" at: http://www1.eere.energy.gov/femp/pdfs/mbpg.pdf.
Metering, Billing/MDM America Conference and Exhibition
Attend Metering, Billing/MDM America 2010 - North America's premium metering, billing, and customer management conference and exhibition - and find out how smart metering and building the smart grid will revolutionize your business and radically improve customer relations. The program includes case studies, panel debates, and roundtable discussions lead by the product managers who have gotten their "hands dirty" deploying smart metering and smart grid programs. The conference is directed towards utilities, but will provide valuable information for others when it comes time to consult with utilities for smart metering and related data communications services.
When? March 7-10, San Diego, California.
To register, go to: http://www.regonline.co/Checkin.asp?EventId=803631.
Edited by Carolyn Allen, owner/editor of California Green Solutions