CalCEF Hosts Conference to Discuss California's Clean Energy Future

Public Policy, Technology and Finance Luminaries to Provide Update on

California's Progress Bringing Clean Technologies to Market

Jun 14, 2007, 01:00 ET from CalCEF

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A full-day conference hosted by
 the California Clean Energy Fund (CalCEF) will critically assess
 California's progress in transforming clean energy policy initiatives and
 technology breakthroughs into market realities.
     WHAT:    "The New Economy of New Energy -- California's Path to a Clean
               Energy Future"
     WHEN:     Monday, June 18, 2007; 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. PDT
     WHO:      Keynote speakers include Michael Peevey, President, California
               Public Utilities Commission and Chairman of CalCEF; Elon Musk,
               Chairman, Tesla Motors and Solar City; and Vinod Khosla,
               Founder, Khosla Ventures. In addition, panel sessions will
               feature thought leaders from the California Environmental
               Protection Agency, PG&E, Earthanol, Chevron, the California
               Energy Commission and others.
     WHERE:    PG&E Conference Center
               77 Beale Street
               San Francisco, CA
     Members of the media interested in attending the event should contact
 Brad Langley at or (415) 856-5104. For a detailed
 list of sessions and speakers, please visit:
     About CalCEF
     CalCEF is a non-profit public benefit corporation dedicated to making
 equity investments in clean energy companies. Established via the PG&E
 bankruptcy settlement, CalCEF was created to deliver positive environmental
 and economic returns to California by providing an economic engine of
 growth and environmental improvements. CalCEF targets companies focusing on
 renewable energy, energy efficiency, energy storage, and other products and
 services that are designed to enhance the clean energy sector. Profits will
 be reinvested in further support of CalCEF's mission.
     The CalCEF Board of Directors blends public policy makers, investment
 professionals, entrepreneurs, and science and technology experts. Chaired
 by Michael R. Peevey, President of the California PUC, the Board also
 includes California Energy Commissioner Dr. Arthur Rosenfeld; Dr. Mark
 Levine of Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory; CalISO Chairman Mason Willrich;
 entrepreneur Tom Jacoby; Ralph Cavanagh of the Natural Resource Defense
 Council (NRDC); JPMorgan managing director Nancy Pfund; and former White
 House policy official Jonathan Foster. More information: