Renewable Energy Seminar & Teleconference Series

Welcome to the monthly Renewable Energy Seminar and Teleconference Series brought to you by the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) in collaboration with the Renewable, Alternative and Distributed Energy Resources Committee of the American Bar Association SEER Section and Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

These monthly seminars provide an opportunity to network and discuss the subject matter with renewable energy lawyers, federal and state policy makers, and business experts.

The programming is open to ACORE members, ABA members, BNEF subscribers and all those involved in aspects of law, policy, business, or financing in the renewable energy or distributed generation fields.

Our Next Seminar & Teleconference

Federal Policy - Moving Renewable Energy Forward in 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

A new Congress has convened, and the President has unveiled his 2015 policy priorities in the State of the Union Address and 2016 budget.  Speakers on this webinar will reflect on how the federal policy landscape is shaping up and what to expect this year on issues such as tax reform, renewable energy tax credits, and EPA’s continued focus on the 111(d) Clean Power Plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants.

Q & A Submission:
Q & A both on the teleconference and live at the host firm sites, will follow the speakers' presentations. Please email questions to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Call Times:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Eastern
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Central
10:00 am - 11:30 am Mountain
9:00 am - 10:30 am Pacific
8:00 am - 9:30 am Alaskan

Teleconference Chairs:
Kimberly E. Diamond, Lowenstein Sandler LLP
Roger D. Stark, Stoel Rives LLP
Sarah A.W. Fitts, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Todd Foley, SVP Policy & Government Relations, ACORE

The Honorable Mary Bono, Member of Congress (R-CA, 1998-2013), Principal, FaegreBD
Gary S. Guzy, Senior Of Counsel, Covington Burling LLP (former General Counsel of the US EPA and White House Council on Environmental Quality)
Derek B. Dorn,, Partner, Davis & Harman LLP (former Senior Finance Counsel to Senator Jeff Bingaman D-NM and Staff Director of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Energy, Natural Resources & Infrastructure)