LGA Renewable Energy Forum

Local Government Renewable Energy Forum
26 November 2009

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Listen to the Case Study presented by Roy Ramage.

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City of Unley
Unley Town Hall, 181 Unley Road, Unley

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Introduction and Welcome
Speaker: Wendy Campana, Executive Director, Local Government Association of SA


Renewable Energy – state of the State and Nation
Speaker: Tim O’Loughlin, Commissioner, Renewable Energy SA


The Economics of First Movers - Retrofitting Solar Panels
Speaker: Mr Dave Barry, Acting Director Development Services, Shire of Towong


RECs – Who, What, When, Where
Speaker: Dr Tim Moore, Emissions Reduction Co


Wind and Solar Renewable Energy – Type, Costs, Efficiencies, Futures
Speakers: Professor Mike Young, Director Environment Institute and an expert panel from the Centre for Energy Technology.


Lunch Break


Renewable Energy solutions for Councils and Communities
Speaker: Richard Turner, Chief Executive Officer, ZEN Home Energy Systems


Council Case Studies
Speakers: Mr Roy Ramage, Economic Development Officer, City of Victor Harbour; Mr Ian Baldwin, Director of Environment and Development Services, Barossa Council; and Cr Eddie Hughes, City of Whyalla


Eastern Region Alliance – Business Case Analysis
Speaker: Mr Mark Goldstone, Chief Executive Officer,
City of Prospect


Panel Discussion
Speakers: All Presenters


Speaker: Adam Gray, Senior Policy Officer, Local Government Association of SA


smart grid. The City of Victor Harbor has won a $20k grant to investigate demand side usage across the Fleurieu.