March 18, 2014 - Monthly Luncheon
Giving Up on a Better Future (Working on a Better Past)
Western Power Trading Forum
California's renewable policies may be beneficial for some, but evidence in Germany, Spain and other EU countries are pointing to an eventual implosion due to rapidly rising electricity rates, higher GHG emissions, and enormous consumer unrest.
About Our Speaker:
GARY ACKERMAN is an expert on California's restructured electricity market. He has testified on many such matters before the California Public Utilities Commission and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. He is often quoted in state-wide and national news media on the subject. He is the Executive Director of the Western Power Trading Forum, (WPTF), a regional trade association which represents the interests of parties either selling and buying wholesale power, or providing direct access electric service in California.