2022 State Energy Coference of North Carolina: Connecting North Carolina's diverse energy economy






Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Morning Plenary

8:50 - 9:05 a.m.

Will Giese, Southeast Regional Director, Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)
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9:10 - 10 a.m.
Keynote Plenary: North Carolina Energy Policy 2022: What's in Play?

Betsy McCorkle

Betsy McCorkle, Partner, Kairos Government Affairs (Moderator)
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Tyler Norris

Tyler Norris, Head of Development and Policy - Southeast, Cypress Creek Renewables
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Nelle Hotchkiss

Nelle Hotchkiss, Senior Vice President and COO, Association Services, North Carolina's Electric Cooperatives
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Dionne Delli-Gatti

Dionne Delli-Gatti, State Clean Energy Director, North Carolina Governorís Office
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Jason Saine

Representative Jason Saine, North Carolina General Assembly
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Lunch Plenary

1 - 1:45 p.m.
Keynote Plenary: Squeaky Clean Energy Podcast Live: The Energy Stories We're Talking about in 2022

Matt Abele

Matt Abele, Director of Marketing and Communications, NC Sustainable Energy Association (Moderator)
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David Boraks

David Boraks, Climate Change Veteran Journalist, WFAE
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Elizabeth Ouzts

Elizabeth Ouzts, Reporter, Energy News Network
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Catherine Morehouse

Catherine Morehouse, Federal Energy Reporter, POLITICO
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Wednesday, April 27, 2022

9 - 10 a.m.
Keynote Plenary: The Relationship of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) to Clean Energy Today

Brad Ives

Brad Ives, CAIA, GARP SCR, GRI, Chief Executive Officer, Credo ESG Solutions Inc. (Moderator)
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Erik Lensch

Erik Lensch, Chief Executive Officer, Leyline Renewable Capital, LLC
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Michal Shepard

Michal Shepard, CEM, CSDP, CEA, Director of Maintenance, Energy and Engineering, Harris Teeter
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Ron Wages

Ron Wages, Director, Diversity and Inclusion, Duke Energy Corporation
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Maurie Lawrence

Maurie Lawrence, Vice President Sustainability, Associate General Counsel, Milliken and Company
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1 - 1:45 p.m.
Keynote Plenary:

Bill Nussey, CEO and Founder, Freeing Energy
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