The Future of Hydrogen for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts | In-Person & Online Event

A discussion of the recently released white paper from the University of Massachusetts Lowell and the AIM Foundation. Following a discussion by the paper’s authors, a panel of state officials will react to the study’s findings.

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PANELISTS:

Senator Michael Barrett | Senate Chair, Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy

Representative Jeffrey Roy | House Chair, Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy

Representative Thomas Golden | (D-Lowell) – Division Leader

Patrick Woodcock | Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources

AGENDA:

8:30 – 9:00 am Registration

9:00am Welcome and Introduction – Julie Chen, Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation at UMass Lowell

Author Panel: Opportunities and Challenges for Decarbonizing Massachusetts with Hydrogen

  • Introduction
  • Production Methods
  • Conversion to Useable Energy
  • Delivery and Storage
  • Applications and Opportunities for Massachusetts Safety
  • Economics and Policies of Hydrogen in Massachusetts
  • Conclusions, Challenges, and Recommendations

11:00am Panel Introduction – Representative Thomas Golden

Industry and Government Panel: Moderator – Mary Usovicz

  • Representative Thomas Golden |(D-Lowell) – Division Leader
  • Senator Michael Barrett | Senate Chair, Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy
  • Representative Jeffrey Roy | House Chair, Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy
  • Patrick Woodcock | Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources
  • Robert Rio | Director of Associate Industries of Massachusetts Foundation

Questions and Answers from the Audience

12:00 Concluding Remarks