Past Events

April 14-15, 2021

SECARB Offshore & GoMCarb Joint Virtual Conference

via Zoom | Agenda

We held our third annual joint SECARB Offshore and GoMCarb team meeting in order to share project updates and examine project progress despite the difficulties caused by the pandemic.

April 6, 2021

Associate Members Spring Meeting

1 to 3:30 pm via Zoom

Meeting materials will be posted soon.

March 11, 2021

Winter Webinar Series:
Batteries: Powering EVs and Beyond

11 am to 12:15 pm via Zoom

In this information-packed webinar, our panelists discussed the innovative energy technology of batteries–the power behind electric vehicles (EVs) and much more.

Three experts covered the current limitations and the future innovations of battery technology, sources of federal funding, as well as government and industry response to market demands.

Presenters for the session were:

  • Steven Boyd
    Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy, U.S. DOE;
  • Commissioner Tim Echols
    Georgia Public Service Commission; and
  • Matthew Renna
    Volkswagen Group of America

February 25, 2021

Winter Webinar Series:
The Evolution of EVs in the Southeast

11 am to 12:15 pm via Zoom

In our inaugural webinar installment, our presenters provided an analysis of the growing pace of electric vehicle (EV) adoption in the Southeast and examined the industry and policy response.

Presenters for the session were:

  • Stan Cross
    Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE);
  • Jennifer Weiss
    Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy at Duke University;
  • Joe Hoagland
    Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA); and
  • Alexa Voytek
    Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation.

December 2, 2020

Joint Meeting of the Radioactive Materials Transportation Committee and the Transuranic Waste Transportation Working Group | Winter



TRANSCOM Remote Training Opportunities
Sharon Taylor

October 26, 2020

Coal’s Continuing Vital Role

9 to 12:00 p.m. via Zoom

September 29, 2020

60th Annual Board Business Meeting


May 18, 2020

Coal: America’s Vital & Endangered Resource

A Joint Webinar Provided by SSEB’s Clean Coal Energy Policies and Technologies Program and the Virginia Coal and Energy Alliance (VCEA)


A Coal Operator’s Perspective on the Coal Market
J.P. Richardson

Coal in the 21st Century
The Honorable Steve Winberg
Office of Fossil Energy, U.S. DOE

Coal: Vital and Strategic for America
Michelle Bloodworth
America’s Power / ACCCE

2020 Virginia Legislative Update
Clark Lewis
Troutman Sanders

Virginia Legislation and Regulation Updates
Brooks Smith and Patrick Fanning
Troutman Sanders

Economic Impacts of the Coronavirus Pandemic
Stephen Moret
Virginia Economic Development Partnership

State Legislation Across the Nation
Kenneth Nemeth

March 26-27, 2020

Joint SECARB Offshore & GoMCarb Virtual Conference


Thursday Presentations

Friday Presentations

February 7, 2020

Associate Members Winter Meeting

Edison Electric Institute | Washington, DC


Cybersecurity: 2020 and Beyond 
Laura Schepis
Edison Electric Institute

FERC Update: MOPR and More
William Keyser
K&L Gates

Net Negative Emissions Technologies
Angelos Kokkinos
U.S. Department of Energy

Recent Activities & Election Insights
Kimberly Gray
Southern States Energy Board

Energy Institute of Alabama Overview
Seth Hammett
Energy Institute of Alabama

Artificial Intelligence and Commercial Applications in the Utilities Sector
Jared Linck, PhD
SAS Institute, Inc.

AI and Quantam: Tools That Will Change the World
Darren Mollot, PhD
U.S. Department of Energy

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