Navigating the complexities of the evolving electricity landscape

Join us for 27th Mid-C seminar, which will be held from July 30-31, 2024. 

Register for this conference and listen to industry experts, pre-seminar golf/wine tasting and networking reception dinner at Ohme Gardens.

Full Rate: $695 USD

Lunch on us!

Toll-free: 1-541- 419-6600

Special Keynote Session

Update on markets and the West-wide Pathways Initiative.

Scott Miller, Executive Director,
Western Power Trading Forum

Our Speakers and Moderators

  • Branden Sudduth, Vice President of Reliability Planning and Performance Analysis, WECC, “WECC Reliability Risk Priorities”
  • Sarah Edmonds, President & CEO, Western Power Pool, “Update on WestTEC, the Western Transmission Expansion Coalition”
  • Randy Hardy, Principal, Hardy Energy Consulting, “Loads, Resources and Transmission: Challenges and Opportunities”
  • Bryan Villano, Co-Founder, Contract Power, “Generative AI: A Technology Review Using the Historic Transmission Regulation, FERC Order 1920 and Other Contracts”
  • Jeff Benoit, Vice President of Global Energy Solutions, “Racing to the Start – Creating Commercially Viable Net Zero Power with Gas Turbines Through Hydrogen Fuel Adoption”
  • David W. Brown, Obsidian Renewables, LLC, “Biomass to Hydrogen and other Biofuels”
  • Mel Clark, President and CEO, CleanTech Alliance, “Does the Future of Fusion run through Washington?”
  • Markets Panelmoderated by Michael Linn, Director, Market Analytics, Public Power Council
    • Carrie Simpson, Senior Director, Seams & Western Services, Southwest Power Pool
    • Becky Robinson, Director of Market Policy Development, CAISO
    • Rebecca Sexton, Director of Reliability Programs, Western Power Pool
  • Energy Policy Panel – moderated by Steve Wright
    • Rich Glick, Principal, GQ New Energy Strategies
    • Arne Olson, Senior Partner, E3, “Accounting for Clean Energy and Carbon: Why Simpler is Sometimes Better, or In Defense of the Humble REC”
    • Jennifer Light, Director of Power Planning, Northwest Power and Conservation Council
    • TBA– Update on Columbia River Treaty US/Canada agreement in principle for revision/extension

Our organizers

Doug Frazier HorsePower Consulting,
Mid-C Founder

Bill Dearing CEO Dearing Consulting,
Mid-C Founder