2022 Legislative Reception

Special thanks to all of the guest speakers and panelists sharing their perspectives priorities for climate and energy priorities and the related policy and regulation under consideration by the Maryland General Assembly!
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Thursday, February 17
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
The Governor Calvert House
Annapolis, Maryland

Special Guest Speakers
Franchot_Peter

Peter Franchot

Comptroller of Maryland

Ferguson

Sen. Bill Ferguson

President of the Senate
District 46

Feldman_Brian

Sen. Brian Feldman

Vice Chair,
Senate Finance Committee

District 15

Kramer_Ben

Sen. Ben Kramer

Senate Finance Committee
District 19

Pinsky_Paul

Sen. Paul Pinsky

Chair, Senate Education, Health & Environmental Affairs Committee
District 22

Luedtke_Eric

Del. Eric Luedtke

House Majority Leader
District 14

Brooks_Benjamin

Del. Benjamin Brooks

House Economic Matters Committee
District 10

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Del. Lorig Charkoudian

House Economic Matters Committee
District 20

Qi_DLily_10-29

Del. Lily Qi

House Economic Matters Committee
District 15

Gill_Mike

Mike Gill

Secretary,
Maryland Department of Commerce

Grumbles_Ben

Ben Grumbles

Secretary,
Maryland Department of the Environment

Featured Panels
Energy & the Built Environment: Strategies Aimed at Addressing Climate Change

This panel session will examine the challenges, opportunities and recommendations related to building de-carbonization to achieve demand reduction goals from the perspective of consumers, industry and utilities. What are the policies and strategies Maryland has on target to achieve beneficial outcomes?

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Katherine Magruder

Executive Director,
Maryland Clean Energy Center

Angalakudati_Mallik

Mallik Angalakudati

SVP, Strategy & Innovation,
Washington Gas

Ellis_Will

William Ellis

Region VP Government Affairs,
Pepco

Greene_Josh

Josh Greene

Vice President, Government & Industry Affairs,
A. O. Smith

Lapp_David

David Lapp

Maryland People's Counsel,
Maryland Office of People’s Counsel

Innovation & Regulation: Shooting Toward Energy Targets in Maryland

The panel will explore cutting edge technologies and the potential for adoption of zero emission credits to enable the State to achieve Renewable Portfolio (RPS) and energy efficiency goals, faster and more effectively.

Wachsman_Eric

Dr. Eric Wachsman

Director,
Maryland Energy Innovation Institute
Ex Officio Board Member,
Maryland Clean Energy Center

Chiesa_David

David Chiesa 

VP for Global Sales and Business Development
CTC Global

Csizmadia_Christine

Christine Csizmadia

Director, State Governmental Affairs & Advocacy,
Nuclear Energy Institute

Gohn_Andrew

Andrew Gohn 

Eastern Region States Director
American Clean Power Association

Special Thanks to Our Event Sponsors