ALLENTOWN, Pa., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- R. Brent Alderfer, CEO and co-founder of Community Energy, Inc. (CEI), will speak at Energypath 2014, Pennsylvania's largest annual sustainable energy conference, on Friday, June 20th at 8:45 am.
R. Brent Alderfer is well known in the renewable energy industry for his leadership in markets for new and renewable energy technologies. Under his leadership, CEI developed a 7.5 megawatt Jersey-Atlantic Wind Farm in Atlantic City, NJ in 2005 and recently dedicated the largest solar project in Pennsylvania, the Keystone Project at 6 megawatts.
Prior to co-founding CEI, Mr. Alderfer was a principal in the consulting firm Competitive Utility Strategies, advising on renewable and distributed renewable generation projects in both regulated and competitive markets. As a Commissioner from 1996 to early 1999, he chaired the Energy Resources Committee of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, where he led several initiatives on opening competitive electric markets, specifically directed to marketing clean and renewable electric supply.
Energypath, Pennsylvania's largest sustainable energy conference, will be held from Monday, June 16, through Friday, June 20, at Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania. Events include:
- Energy camps (June 16 to 18) that combine hands-on and classroom training in solar photovoltaic, micro hydro and biomass technologies; an introduction to sustainable energy; and energy efficiency.
- Conference and Expo (June 19 to 20) featuring more than 70 speakers presenting on a wide range of sustainable energy topics focusing on economic, technical, political and social issues and exhibitors sharing the latest developments in the sustainable energy industry.
- Science Fair (June 20) for middle school and high school students.
The theme of Energypath 2014 is Convergence: How the interaction between energy producing, conversion, and management technologies is changing the energy industry and can provide safe, affordable, reliable and sustainable energy.
Tickets to the conference are $99 and help support scholarships for college students to pre-conference Energy Camps. For tickets and more information visit: www.energypath2014.org
Sustainable Energy Fund, a nonprofit organization, assists energy users in overcoming financial, educational and regulatory barriers to a sustainable energy future. Sustainable Energy Fund provides a variety of services including financing energy conservation, energy efficiency and renewable energy projects; educating the leaders of today and tomorrow to create a passion for sustainable energy; and representing the interests of energy conservation, energy efficiency and renewable energy in proceedings before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.
SOURCE Sustainable Energy Fund