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Agenda: Natural Gas: Transmission, Storage and Distribution

A Public Meeting on the Quadrennial Energy Review, Hosted by the United States Department of Energy

Monday, July 21, 2014
Rashid Auditorium - Hillman Center
Carnegie Mellon University
4902 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


9:00 AM - Doors Open


10:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Introductions and Opening Remarks

  • The Honorable Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy
  • The Honorable Tim Murphy, U.S. House of Representatives (PA-18)

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM- Panel 1: Natural Gas Infrastructure: Historical Overview and Current Status

  • Thomas Murphy, Co-Director, Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research
  • Peter Terranova, Vice President, Midstream Assets and Services, UGI Energy Services
  • Josh Nordquist, Director of Business Development, Ormat Technologies
  • Piotr Galitzine, Chairman, TMK IPSCO
  • Thomas Minney, Director-Central Appalachians Program
  • Hayley Book, Policy Director, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Panel 2: How Prudent Infrastructure Investment Can Help Maximize Resource Potential

  • Shelley Corman, Executive Vice President – Interstate Pipelines, Energy Transfer Partners
  • Rory Miller, Senior Vice President – Atlantic-Gulf, Williams
  • May Va Lor, Energy Researcher, Laborers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA!)
  • Kris Evanto, Manager-Development, Access Midstream
  • Jim Sullivan, Member-Public Gas Policy Council, American Public Gas Association

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch Break

  • A box lunch will be available in the auditorium.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Panel 3: How Public-Private Partnerships Can Produce Sustainable Economic Development Out to 2030 and Beyond

  • David Peebles, Vice President, ASCENT, The Odebrecht Group
  • Tom Conway, International Vice President, The United Steel Workers
  • Dr. Andrew Gellman, Lord Professor of Chemical Engineering and Co-Director, W.E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Jeff Herholdt, Director, West Virginia Division of Energy
  • Jo Sexton, Director, Cambridge (OH) Area Chamber of Commerce

2:00 PM - Open Microphone for Public Comments

  • People who want to speak may sign up at the meeting.  Speakers are allotted five minutes for each public comment.