Thurs., Sept. 17, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. PT – Reducing Pollution and Costs with Energy Storage at Tribal Businesses: Energy storage technologies are taking center stage as tribal businesses, governments, and other organizations seek to improve their self-reliance and resiliency against utility outages. Energy storage also can be used to prevent pollution and save money, and incentives currently available for some projects make storage investments more affordable than ever. In this 90-minute roundtable discussion, experts and roundtable participants will explore and discuss: energy storage technology options; pairing energy storage with renewables and microgrids; storage strategies; funding opportunities; and challenges for tribes in considering energy storage projects to reduce pollution and costs while increasing resiliency and self-reliance.
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09/22/2020 10:00 AM - 09/22/2020 2:00 PM
Tues., Sept. 22, 2020, 10:00 a.m. PT – Pollution Prevention Training and Implementation: Without effective implementation of a P2 Action plan, tribal business and other organizations that complete P2 assessments and plans will not realize the pollution reductions and cost savings opportunities they have identified and hope to achieve. In this 90-minute webinar, the TribalP2Action Team will describe how to use, manage, and update a P2 Action Plan to successfully implement identified energy, water, and hazardous substance opportunities as well as how to monitor implementation progress and performance. In addition, the TribalP2Action will share guidance on how to educate and involve employees, customers, community members, and other stakeholder in P2 activities.
10/01/2020 9:00 AM - 10/08/2020 11:00 AM
This is to make you aware and encourage your participation in the Northern California Earthquake Webinars scheduled for October 1 and 8, 2020.
EPA is hosting two webinars to learn about the seismic hazards that threaten Northern California utilities, the steps you can take to address these threats and many case studies from utilities with experience in earthquake preparation, mitigation and response. The following are the topics that will be covered:
Webinar #1: Earthquake threats in Northern California, EPA’s earthquake resilience products and a utility case study.
Webinar #2: Multiple utility case studies from various sized water and wastewater utilities that show how to mitigate earthquake threats.