Speaking Engagement Recap
May 21, 2020
Microgrids for a More Resilient California: An update on key legislation and outlook for regulatory evolution
Washington, D.C., partner Christopher Berendt will join a panel sponsored by the Microgrid Resources Coalition (MRC) on May 21, 2020, to discuss “Microgrids for a More Resilient California: An update on key legislation and outlook for regulatory evolution” Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, legislators and regulators in the State of California continue to advance policies intended to enhance community resiliency, strengthen infrastructure and reduce carbon emissions. This webinar will review recent rulings by the Administrative Law Judge, discuss the potential for SB 1215 (Electricity: microgrids: grant program), and outline a game plan for modernizing and de-carbonizing the electricity grid. Other panelists are Allie Detrio, Chief Strategist, ReImagine Power; and Baird Brown, Principal, eco(n)law. Chris is currently also counsel to the MRC and is actively involved with many of their initiatives.