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February 04, 2016 10:11 ET

Power Plant Decommissioning Process Optimization Conference to Be Held on May 4-5, 2016 in Philadelphia, PA

State and Federal Emissions Regulations, Continued Competition, and Low Natural Gas Prices Are Leading Utilities to Shut Down Coal-Fired Power Plants; Now Is the Time for Companies to Revamp Their Decommissioning Strategy in Order to Capitalize on Opportunities Available and Mitigate Risk

PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - February 04, 2016) - marcus evans will host the 2nd Power Plant Decommissioning Process Optimization Conference on May 4-5, 2016 in Philadelphia, PA. This conference will address environmental drivers, challenges, and regulations to uphold safety and cost effectiveness through enhanced planning and processes. Attendees can expect to hear lessons learned from leading decommissioning experts, providing the opportunity to learn best practices and take away proven solutions.

Attending this advanced conference will enable you to:

  • Assemble a contracting strategy to prepare and execute an abatement program
  • Address drivers, challenges, and cost implications when converting from coal fired to natural gas generation
  • Explore various solutions for the safe closure of coal ash ponds
  • Establish an environmental management plan to effectively address risks and regulations
  • Implement proper waste management programs and procedures to diminish potential impacts effectively and cost efficiently
  • Identify real-estate opportunities for successful and sustainable redevelopment

Pre-Conference Workshop (May 3, 2016): Exploring Various Solutions for the Safe Closure of Coal Ash Ponds, Building a Comprehensive and Cost Effective Retirement Plan with Burns & McDonnell.


"Looking forward to using new ideas at our plant. Always pack up something useful we can use to improve our plant. Great Conference." Portland General Electric

"Value is such that I look forward to the next conference with anticipation." AEP

"Great insight on how other companies execute and plan." Arizona Public Service

For more information, please check out the conference agenda or contact Jen Jordan, Digital Marketing Coordinator at

Featuring Case Studies from Leading Power Plant Experts, including:

Christine Harris
Director F&H Projects

Jeffery Pope
Manager, Facility Decommissioning & Demolition Services
Burns & McDonnell

Robert J. Osborn
Director Regulatory Affairs
Xcel Energy

Marcela Orlandea
Environmental Engineer
DTE Energy

Sean Rome
Vice President & Operations Manager, Energy Waste Program
Tetra Tech, Inc.

Valeo Schultz, MAI
Senior Director Dispute Analysis & Litigation Support Valuation & Advisory
Cushman & Wakefield Western Inc.

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