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Jason Borg, Deputy District Commander, USACE Chicago District

Jason Borg, Deputy District Commander, USACE Chicago District

This installment of the AEG Podcast features Jason Borg of the US Army Corps of Engineers. Jason reminded the CAE audience of Executive Order 13653 (2013), which mandates the Federal Government to manage risks with deliberate preparation, cooperation, and coordination to effectively improve climate preparedness and resilience.  The Corps focuses on resilience through the PARA Principles: Prepare, Absorb, Recover, and Adapt.

Rick Welton, Senior Director, Distribution Planning, Operating & Reliability, Ameren IL

Rick Welton, Senior Director, Distribution Planning, Operating & Reliability, Ameren IL

This installment of the AEG Podcast features Rick Welton, Senior Director of Distribution Planning, Operating & Reliability for Ameren IL. Rick highlighted the rapidly changing energy generation and consumption environment and the impacts this has on energy resiliency. Ameren Illinois is investing $643 million to improve reliability of the electric distribution system., projects include: installation of two way “Smart Meters”, Advanced Distribution Management Systems (ADMS), and Automated Switches.  Additional Ameren Illinois projects have increases grid reliability by 17% and saved customers an estimated $45 million each year. 

AEG Podcast: Chris Townsend, Energy Law Partner, Clark Hill, PLC - 5.16.17

AEG Podcast: Chris Townsend, Energy Law Partner, Clark Hill, PLC - 5.16.17

On May 16th, 2017, Chicago Advanced Energy facilitated a microgrid masterplanning workshop as part of Chicago Community Trust's annual On the Table Series in conjunction with David Robbins, Projects Administrator at the City of Chicago Department of Aviation, at the offices of Holland & Knight. This installment of the AEG Podcast features Chris Townsend, Energy Law Partner with Clark Hill. Throughout this episode, Mr. Townsend discusses the representation of large energy users, suppliers, developers, and beyond.

AEG Podcast: Brien Sheahan, Chairman, Illinois Commerce Commission - 5.16.17

AEG Podcast: Brien Sheahan, Chairman, Illinois Commerce Commission - 5.16.17

On May 16th, 2017, Chicago Advanced Energy facilitated a microgrid masterplanning workshop as part of Chicago Community Trust's annual On the Table Series in conjunction with David Robbins, Projects Administrator at the City of Chicago Department of Aviation, at the offices of Holland & Knight. This installment of the AEG Podcast features Brien Sheahan, Chairman of the Illinois Commerce Commission, delivering an introduction to the workshop.

AEG Podcast: Don Wingate, Schneider Electric; & Jim McDonald, PowerSecure - 5.16.17

AEG Podcast: Don Wingate, Schneider Electric; & Jim McDonald, PowerSecure - 5.16.17

On May 16th, 2017, Chicago Advanced Energy facilitated a microgrid masterplanning workshop as part of Chicago Community Trust's annual On the Table Series in conjunction with David Robbins, Projects Administrator at the City of Chicago Department of Aviation, at the offices of Holland & Knight

AEG Podcast: David Chiesa, S&C Electric; & York Chan, Advocate Heath Care - 5.16.17

AEG Podcast: David Chiesa, S&C Electric; & York Chan, Advocate Heath Care - 5.16.17

On May 16th, 2017, Chicago Advanced Energy facilitated a microgrid masterplanning workshop as part of Chicago Community Trust's annual On the Table Series in conjunction with David Robbins, Administrator of Facilities for City of Chicago Department of Aviation, at the offices of Holland & Knight.

AEG Podcast: York Chan, Advocate Heath Care; & Kevin O'Brien, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center - 5.16.17

AEG Podcast: York Chan, Advocate Heath Care; & Kevin O'Brien, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center - 5.16.17

On May 16th, 2017, Chicago Advanced Energy facilitated a microgrid masterplanning workshop as part of Chicago Community Trust's annual On the Table Series in conjunction with David Robbins, Projects Administrator at the City of Chicago Department of Aviation, at the offices of Holland & Knight.

AEG Podcast: Barbara Adams, H&K; David Robbins, CDoA; & Catherine O’Connor, MWRD - 5.16.17

AEG Podcast: Barbara Adams, H&K; David Robbins, CDoA; & Catherine O’Connor, MWRD - 5.16.17

On May 16th, 2017, Chicago Advanced Energy facilitated a microgrid masterplanning workshop as part of Chicago Community Trust's annual On the Table Series in conjunction with David Robbins, Administrator of Facilities for City of Chicago Department of Aviation, at the offices of Holland & Knight.