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Energy & Climate

Clean Power Plan 2016 Outlook



DATE: Jan. 27, 2016
TIME: 10:00 – 11:30pm

John Larsen
Director, Rhodium Group and Senior Associate,
CSIS Energy and National Security Program

Kathryn Zyla
Deputy Director, Georgetown Climate Center

Kyle Danish
Partner, VanNess Feldman LLP

Emily Holden
ClimateWire Reporter, E&E Publishing

Sarah Ladislaw
Director and Senior Fellow,
CSIS Energy and National Security Program

The CSIS Energy and National Security Program is pleased to invite you to a discussion on the future of the Clean Power Plan (CPP) in 2016. Our expert panel will provide an overview of the state, federal and court level activity and planning that is likely to take place throughout the upcoming year.

John Larsen, Director with the Rhodium Group and Senior Associate with the Energy and National Security Program at CSIS, will highlight recent analysis from the CSIS-Rhodium Group study regarding emissions impacts and preview forthcoming work on energy sector impacts of the rule. Kathryn Zyla, Deputy Director with the Georgetown Climate Center, will give an overview of the approaches being considered by various states and the issues that matter most to their decision making. Kyle Danish, Partner with VanNess Feldman LLP, will discuss legal challenges to the CPP and the likely timeframe and pathways for resolving those challenges. Emily Holden, ClimateWire Reporter with E&E Publishing, will provide additional perspective on the various state, regional, and congressional issues that are important to watch this year. Sarah Ladislaw, Director and Senior Fellow with the CSIS Energy and National Security Program, will moderate the discussion.