This agenda is subject to change.


Sunday, November 12

NRRI Board of Directors Breakfast Meeting (7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., closed meeting) 

Location: Blake Room


Tuesday, November 14

3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: TBD
3:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.

Telecommunications Oversight 2017: A State Perspective

This presentation takes a look at the findings of the 2017 NRRI Regulation Survey. It addresses the ways in which State Commissions continue to oversee critical communications services to protect consumers, ensure competition, and support the public good, despite reduced regulation and the transition to new technology.

Presenter: Sherry Lichtenberg, NRRI

3:20 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.

Electrification: The Link Between Markets, Consumer Behavior, and Public Policy

Presenter: Ken Costello, NRRI

3:40 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Water Distribution System Improvement Charges: 20 Years in Review

Presenter: Kathryn Kline, NRRI

4:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.

IRP from Both Sides Now: Planning and Implementing Distributed Energy Resources

Combinations of DER are proving cost-effective in many circumstances, so actions to adopt DER options are being taken by policy-makers, regulators, utilities, and customers. This presentation reviews the major types of actions, looking at early case studies to identify lessons learned. 

Presenter: Tom Stanton, NRRI