Upcoming Regulatory Courses

Contact. Cindy Blume at cblume@nmsu.edu or 575.646.4876, if you have questions, registration inquiries, or require additional information.

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Practical regulatory training for the electric or natural gas local distribution (LDC) industries. Both courses are endorsed by NARUC.

May 21-25, 2018

Sheraton Uptown • Albuquerque, NM

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Registration and Payment Options:

  • Online: Payment options are credit card, check/money order, or we can invoice your organization.
  • Fax, phone or email: Fill out the enrollment form on the last page of the program brochure. Follow the instructions on the form for a preferred payment option.

Sheraton Uptown Albuquerque:

The conference room rate is $165 for single and $180 for double, which includes a full breakfast.
Reservation deadline: April 24, 2018.
• Reserve a room online: CLICK HERE
• Call central reservations at 1.800.325.3535 and you must mention the NMSU Public Utility Basics.
The block of rooms tend to fill quickly, so we suggest you reserve your room as soon as possible.

October 15-19, 2018 • “THE BASICS”
  • Practical Regulatory Training for the Electric or Natural Gas Local Distribution (“LDC”) Industries
  • FERC Ratemaking for Interstate Pipelines
Sheraton Uptown – Albuquerque, NM

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2018 May Basics Attendees

Updated: February 16, 2018
Last NameFirst NameTitleOrganizationCityStateCourse
BowmanKatheryn H.AttorneyLouisiana Public Service CommissionBaton RougeLALDC
BrowningDavidDirectorAmerican Electric PowerNew AlbanyOHElectric
DaleyCaseyAssociate Regulatory AnalystPortland General ElectricPortlandORElectric
DemmerKurtUtility AnalystNew Hampshire Public Utilities CommissionConcordNHElectric
FazioEmmaStaff AttorneyMinnesota Public Utilities CommissionSaint PaulMNElectric
GoralskiPawelRegulatory AnalystIdaho PowerBoiseIDElectric
GrammerGeoffreyAssistant Corporate CounselAmerenSt. LouisMOElectric
HartAliceSupervisorCenterPoint EnergyHoustonTXElectric
JungYeonjeiResearch FellowKorea Energy Economics InstituteUlsanKRLDC
MalleckDavidRegulatory Case SpecialistSouthwestern Public Service Co/Xcel EnergyAmarilloTXElectric
MillerElizabethDirector of FP&AChesapeake Utilities CorpDoverDELDC
PetitoMatthewDirector, FinanceChesapeake Utilities CorpDoverDELDC
PolkJeremySr. Operations ManagerXcel EnergySudanTXElectric
RhodePatchesRate AnalystMississippi PowerGulfportMSElectric
SandersonTishaSenior Manager, FinanceLiberty UtilitiesJacksonMOLDC
SchiermeisterEricTransmission AnalystBlack Hills EnergyRapid CitySDElectric
ShieldsLarry Member Accounts ManagerGolden Spread Electric CooperativeAmarilloTXElectric
SpencerPatriciaManagement AccountantMt. Carmel Public UtilityMt. CarmelILElectric
SteinJeffPolicy AdvisorThe American Petroleum InstituteWashingtonDCElectric
TrampGabrielOps Planning SupervisorBlack Hills EnergyLincolnNELDC

What others have said about “The Basics”

“Very informative and relevant.”

“This was a great course to provide me with a good foundation on the regulatory aspect of the electric industry!”

“The speakers were knowledgeable and execution was of the highest quality.”

“Good general overview of the rate case process.”

“The speakers did great at explaining materials in an easy understandable way.”

“I feel that if I were to start a working on a rate case tomorrow, I have a better idea of where to begin and what questions to ask than I would have, had I not attended the conference. I appreciated the questions and opinions from differing points of view – regulators, energy providers, and interveners.”

“The speakers were extremely knowledgeable with useful material.”

“The LDC course exceeded my expectations. I learned about many aspects of the utility ratemaking process.”