June 27, 2023 | Online
Sponsored by EUCI
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If you are unable to attend at the scheduled date and time, we make recordings available to all registrants for seven days after the event
Hydropower is becoming increasingly important in the global energy transition, and with new considerations such as the Inflation Reduction Act it’s crucial for all in the industry to attend this one-day course—whether as a review or as an introduction to hydro and its incentives.
This program will cover:
Hydropower 101 is designed not just for water personnel, but for engineers, environmental consultants, federal and state employees, and anyone else who is curious about this realm of the industry. Stories, current challenges, and open discussions are encouraged throughout the program.
TUESDAY, JUNE 27, 2022
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Central Time
Kinds of Hydro Projects & Characteristics
Turbines and Generators
US & Canadian Hydropower
Value of Hydro in Changing Electricity Markets
Hydropower’s Role in the Global Energy Transition
Tom Russo, Principal, Russo on Energy, LLC
Tom Russo is an Energy and Environmental expert with unique FERC regulatory skills in siting hydropower, natural gas and liquefied natural gas infrastructure, and NEPA environmental impact assessment, as well as in how energy markets, prices, and physical/cybersecurity affect infrastructure investments.
Prior to founding Russo on Energy LLC in May 2015, Mr. Russo worked for over 30 years as a Manager and Sr. Energy Industry Analyst at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). During that time, he amassed experience in hydropower licensing, NEPA environmental impact assessment of energy projects, business process reengineering, and natural gas and crude oil market oversight. He is very active in hydropower and natural gas matters and writes an Energy and Environmental column for the Natural Gas and Electricity Journal.
Mr. Russo is a native of Brooklyn, New York. He earned a credential as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) in 2010. He also graduated with an MBA in Finance from George Washington University and an MS in Biology from the University of Alabama.