CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The fourth Regional Energy Forum will take place at SIU's Morris Library Friday, February 12th at 11:30 a.m.
This year's forum will focus on Campus and Community Electricity: Current Issues and Trends.
Four panelists will give presentations on specific areas and then follow up with questions from the moderator and the audience.
The panelists include:
- Justin Harrell, Electrical Engineer at SIU’s Physical Plant
- Leonard Hopkins, VP Fuel, Environment, and Safety at Southern Illinois Power Cooperative
- Jeff Harrmann, Managing Partner at Affordable Gas and Electric LLC
- Brad Richards, Executive VP at Illinois Oil and Gas Association
The panel hopes to provide insight into questions such as:
- How are we getting and using electricity on the SIU campus and regionally?
- What is happening to electricity costs with all the pending new regulations and market swings?
- What natural resources in southern Illinois are providing most of our electricity currently?
- Can we expect our electricity prices to go up?
The event is free and open to the public.
Visit http://siuenergy.eventbrite.com for more information and to register.