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June Event: Bob Jenks of CUB to discuss HOT topics at our last event before we break for summer – Don’t miss out!
June 15, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Hello AESP NW!
Curious about how energy efficiency and renewables fared during the 2016 Oregon legislative session? Want to know more about Oregon’s new Clean Electricity Plan (SB 1547)? Wondering how bills like this make it through Salem? Join us on Wednesday, June 15 at Menamins Ringlers Pub (1332 W Burnside, Portland) at 5:30 PM for an informative conversation with Bob Jenks, Executive Director of the Citizens’ Utility Board (CUB). This will be our last happy hour presentation before our summer break, but don’t worry we’ll be back in September with a bunch of new hot topics an speakers!
About the speaker:
Bob Jenks is the Executive Director of CUB and a national expert on utility-related issues. Bob started working for CUB in 1991, and has participated in nearly every major Oregon Public Utility Commission case since that time, including dozens of cases dealing with utility mergers, rates, and deregulation. He also regularly represents ratepayers before the Oregon Legislature and at regional forums. Bob speaks on utility issues before such groups as the California Legislature, the Northwest Public Power Association, and the Consumer Federation of America. Bob sits on the boards of the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance, Environment Oregon Research & Policy Center, and Smart Grid Northwest, and is the Oregon representative of the National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates (NASUCA). Bob is a native Oregonian, and has an economics degree from Willamette University