SOURCE: New York Energy Week

New York Energy Week

SOURCE: EnerKnol


June 11, 2015 07:00 ET

Richard Kauffman, Audrey Zibelman, Minh Le Among Lineup at New York Energy Week 2015

Top State, City, and Federal Officials to Present at Third Annual New York Energy Week Series, June 15-19th

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - June 11, 2015) - True to the mission of fueling collaboration and investment in the energy industry, this year's New York Energy Week event series will unite top game changers across all sectors from areas of policy, industry, finance and academia. New York Energy Week 2015 speakers include:

  • Richard Kauffman, Chairman of Energy & Finance, New York State
  • Audrey Zibelman, Chair, New York State Public Service Commission
  • Minh Le, Director, Solar Energy Technologies Office, US Department of Energy
  • Craig Ivey President, Con Edison New York
  • Ken Daly, President, National Grid New York
  • Lawrence E. Jones, VP, Utility Innovations & Infrastructure Resilience, Alstom Grid
  • Dawn Zimmer, Mayor, City of Hoboken, New Jersey
  • Minerva Tantoco, CTO, City of New York
  • Ger Baron, CTO, City of Amsterdam
  • Margaret (Peggy) Smyth, CFO, National Grid
  • Laura Stern, CEO, Nautilus Solar

For the complete speaker lineup, visit the New York Energy Week website at

"Across New York State, we see communities, innovative companies, and citizens coming together to support new energy solutions... Through public-private partnership and collaboration, New York has moved to a place of national leadership in energy innovation... We thank EnerKnol for establishing New York Energy Week and drawing energy experts from across the country for the type of critical industry engagement... making it possible for our energy system to move into the modern era," said Governor of New York State, Andrew M. Cuomo.

Since 2013, the New York Energy Week series has brought more than 5,000 energy thought leaders to its live events in New York City, and now reaches an online audience of more than two million energy professionals worldwide. This year's agenda packs the most important topics shaping the energy industry of tomorrow, with 12 official NYEW events including: Infrastructure Investment: Bridging the Gap, The Global Rise of Smart Cities, Emerging Energy Technologies: Investment & Commercialization, Energy Efficiency, Consumer Behavior, & the Internet of Things, among others. Dozens more NYEW and partner events taking place throughout the week will build upon the agenda with topics such as smart grid, women in power, solar financing, and natural gas.

To get involved, sponsor, volunteer or attend, join us at and follow @NYEnergyWeek.

ABOUT NEW YORK ENERGY WEEK: New York Energy Week was created by EnerKnol, Inc., a New York-based energy policy data and analytics company that supports financial decisions across all sectors of the energy industry through information access. The NYEW series was launched in 2013 as part of EnerKnol's broader vision to drive financial market participation through cross-sector collaboration across the diverse energy industry.

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SPECIAL THANKS TO NYEW PARTNERS: NYSERDA, Con Edison, National Grid, DualFuel Corporation, Alliander, The Kingdom of The Netherlands, Sullivan & Worcester, LLP, Sun Edison, United Kingdom Trade & Investment, ACRE, CME Group, Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP, Energy Hub, Morgan Stanley, AES Distributed Energy, Navigant Consulting, NYU School of Professional Studies- Center for Global Affairs, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, LLP, CEBIP at Stonybrook University

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