Blog: 2017 Q4 AEG Stakeholder Series - Mobility and Transportation

Blog: 2017 Q4 AEG Stakeholder Series - Mobility and Transportation

The United States burns about 19 million barrels of oil a day, with roughly 70% of those barrels used to accommodate its vast transportation system, a collection of daily activities from driving to work, shipping goods across states, to experiencing the All-American road trip vacation. The consequences of immense oil consumption—such as environmental degradation and economic volatility, as well as contributing to the negative effects of climate change—pose a massive threat to different aspects of the country’s well-being.

John Markowitz, Lead Energy Services Product Development Engineer, New York Power Authority - 11.1.17

John Markowitz, Lead Energy Services Product Development Engineer, New York Power Authority - 11.1.17

            In this special installment of the AEG Podcast, Advanced Energy Group Fellow Daniel Cohen speaks with upcoming Discussion Leader John Markowitz, Lead Energy Services Product Development Engineer with the New York Power Authority. Throughout the episode, Daniel and Mr. Markowitz discuss the current state of electric vehicles in New York City including car-sharing and the MTA’s ambitious plan to electrify its bus fleet.

Blog: The Internet of Things, Technology & Innovation

Blog: The Internet of Things, Technology & Innovation

As Discussion Leaders, stakeholder members, and attendees prepared for the Advanced Energy Group’s Q3 2017 events in Washington, D.C. (9.21), Chicago (9.27), and New York City (10.5), the AEG team has been presented with myriad city- and topic-specific inquiries. These questions were expounded upon during the inaugural Boston Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast on September 14th, and the most salient point that comes across, from even the most granular of examinations, has been that of the speed of change taking place in renewable energy generation, storage, and the technologies associated with the ‘internet of things’ (IoT).

AEG Podcast: Scott Pomeroy, President & CEO, Scalable Strategies - 6.15.17

AEG Podcast: Scott Pomeroy, President & CEO, Scalable Strategies - 6.15.17

On June 15th, 2017, Washington Advanced Energy held its Q2 Stakeholder Breakfast at the headquarters of the U.S. Green Buildings Council in Washington, D.C. The event focused on the District’s clean energy transition through the lens of Smart Buildings & the Grid Modernization of Cities. This installment of the AEG Podcast features Scott Pomeroy, President & CEO of Scalable Strategies.

AEG Podcast: Roger Frechette, Managing Principal, Interface Engineering - 6.15.17

AEG Podcast: Roger Frechette, Managing Principal, Interface Engineering - 6.15.17

On June 15th, 2017, Washington Advanced Energy held its Q2 Stakeholder Breakfast at the headquarters of the U.S. Green Buildings Council in Washington, D.C. The event focused on the District’s clean energy transition through the lens of Smart Buildings & the Grid Modernization of Cities. This installment of the AEG Podcast features Roger Frechette, Managing Principal of Interface Engineering.

AEG Podcast: Chris Murray, Manager, WGL Energy - 6.15.17

AEG Podcast: Chris Murray, Manager, WGL Energy - 6.15.17

On June 15th, 2017, Washington Advanced Energy held its Q2 Stakeholder Breakfast at the headquarters of the U.S. Green Buildings Council in Washington, D.C. The event focused on the District’s clean energy transition through the lens of Smart Buildings & the Grid Modernization of Cities. This installment of the AEG Podcast features Chris Murray, Manager with WGL Energy.

AEG Podcast: Rob Stewart, Smart Grid & Technology; & Don Hall, Capacity Planning - Managers, Pepco - 6.15.17

AEG Podcast: Rob Stewart, Smart Grid & Technology; & Don Hall, Capacity Planning - Managers, Pepco - 6.15.17

On June 15th, 2017, Washington Advanced Energy held its Q2 Stakeholder Breakfast at the headquarters of the U.S. Green Buildings Council in Washington, D.C. The event focused on the District’s clean energy transition through the lens of Smart Buildings & the Grid Modernization of Cities. This installment of the AEG Podcast features two representatives of Pepco Holdings – Rob Stewart, Manager of Smart Grid and Technology for Pep; & Don Hall, Manager of Capacity Planning.

AEG Podcast: Brad Swing, Director of Energy Policy & Programs, City of Boston, Office of the Mayor – 9.7.17

AEG Podcast: Brad Swing, Director of Energy Policy & Programs, City of Boston, Office of the Mayor – 9.7.17

In this special episode of the AEG podcast, Peter Kelley-Detwiler, Executive Director for Boston Advanced Energy, has a meaningful conversation with Brad Swing, Director of Energy Policy and Programs, City of Boston, Office of the Mayor, Environment, Energy & Open Space.  Throughout this episode, the two discuss the main energy goals for the city of Boston, what the vision is for the city five years from now, and Brad shares an overview of Boston's energy fabric today.

AEG Podcast: Frank Jakob, Senior Project Manager, Black & Veatch - 9.8.17

AEG Podcast: Frank Jakob, Senior Project Manager, Black & Veatch - 9.8.17

In this special installment of the AEG Podcast, Advanced Energy Agency Project Manager Grant van Wyngaarden speaks with Frank Jakob, Technology Manager for Energy Storage for Black & Veatch’s Power and Renewable Energy divisions. Throughout the episode, Mr. Jakob discusses his role on the “Business Models and Value-Stacking for Energy Storage” panel at #SPIcon and beyond.