2009 CPU Courses/Conferences

The Basics

Practical regulatory training for the electric or natural gas local distribution (LDC) industries

Current Issues

Industry leaders and commissioners discuss issues facing the electric, natural gas, water, and telecommunications industries
Spring. Current Issues: March 15-18, 2009
Note: Papers are posted on this webpage when written permission has been received from the presenter.

Current Issues Presenters

NameTitleCommission/CompanyOnline Presentation
Batson, BryanSenior VP, External AffairsAGL ResourcesWar or Peace: The New Federalism
Cantrell, William N.PresidentTECO Peoples GasKeeping Systems Functioning
Correll, Donald L.President and CEOAmerican WaterFinancial Markets, Infrastructure and the State of the Water Industry
Cortright, Richard W. Jr.Managing DirectorStandard & Poor'sThe Financial Crisis: A View From the Street
DeBenedictis, NicholasChairman, President and CEOAqua AmericaKeeping Systems Functioning
Doerr, HeikeResearch Analyst, Water SectorJanney Montgomery Scott LLCNavigating the Financial Crisis: Focus on Water Utilities
Edwards, T. GrahamCEOMISOMidwest ISO
Graves, FrankPrincipalBrattle GroupExtreme IRP: Resource Planning Challenges of the Coming Decade
James, AlanSenior Managing DirectorMacquarie CapitalThe Financial Crisis: A View From The Street
Landis, LarryCommissionerIndiana Utility Regulatory CommissionIs the FCC Broken and What Can the New Administration Do To Fix It
Marks, JasonCommissionerNew Mexico Public Regulation CommissionWelcome to the 2009 Issues Conference
Shpigler, DavidPresidentThe Shpigler GroupEnergy Supply Options: Pursuing Opportunities in Smart Grid