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EBC Energy Resources Webinar: Emerging Perspectives in Energy Storage in Massachusetts

April 14, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

This EBC Energy Resources Program will present emerging perspectives in the future of energy storage in Massachusetts from a variety of viewpoints including; a state agency representative, an energy developer, an academic researcher, and a utility provider.

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First, DOER will provide updates relating to energy storage initiatives in their Emerging Technologies Division, as well as, provide an overview of the updated Clean Peak Standard Regulations.  A representative from Solect Energy will provide a developer’s perspective relating to how they incorporate energy storage into their renewable energy projects.  A representative from UMass-Lowell will discuss their recently completed report summarizing the results of their research on “The State of Grid Energy Storage in Massachusetts”, which examines the current state of utility-scale energy storage in the Commonwealth.  Finally, a representative from National Grid will showcase their recently constructed Nantucket Battery Storage Project to provide an example of how energy storage may be used in the evolving electric transmission delivery system.

Program Co-Chairs:

  • Marc Bergeron, PWS, CWS, Chair, EBC Energy Resources Committee; Associate, Epsilon Associates, Inc.
  • Adam Braillard, Partner, Prince Lobel Tye, LLP

Speaker Agenda:

Energy Storage in Massachusetts: State Initiatives, Policy Mechanisms, and Future Considerations

  • Amy McGuire, Deputy Director, Emerging Technology, Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources

Developing Solar and Storage Projects in Massachusetts

  • Matthew Shortsleeve, Vice President, Development, Solect Energy

Storage in the Region

  • Maria Fonseca-Guzman, Undergraduate Student, Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Nantucket Battery Energy Storage System

  • Gideon Katsh, Manager, Asset Development, National Grid

Final Agenda – Energy Resources Webinar – Energy Storage in Massachusetts

Webinar Details

Webinar: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Individual Registration

EBC Member: $50
Non-Member: $80
Government/Non-Profit: $25

Group Registration
For EBC Members only – register five attendees for the price of four!
Discount will automatically be applied during online registration.

Fine Print
Please contact EBC if you are interested in a refund. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this webinar will close at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 14.


Subsidized Registration

EBC Members Only – Ascending Professional Rate: $25
Attendees who have worked in the environmental/energy sector for less than 10 years.

Job Seeker Rate: $25
For attendees currently seeking employment, not for those currently self-employed.