Webcast Alert: 'Energy Efficiency: Policies, Priorities and Perspectives'

Oct 09, 2009, 13:04 ET from Johnson Controls, Inc.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Energy Efficiency Forum co-sponsors United States Energy Association (USEA) and Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE: JCI) will hold a free webcast, "Energy Efficiency: Policies, Priorities and Perspectives," on Monday, October 19, 2009, at 10 a.m. EDT.

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Decision makers from corporate, government and non-profit sectors will provide up-to-the minute information about energy efficiency initiatives and best practices.

Attendees will discuss the impact of energy efficiency on organizations resulting from upcoming global climate change meetings, congressional legislation and federal regulations.

Presenters include:

  • Welcome - Barry Worthington, USEA Executive Director
  • Global Perspectives - Mark Ginsberg, Board of Directors, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Dept. of Energy
  • Resource Priorities - Steve Nadel, Executive Director, American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy
  • Energy Efficiency Policies - Maria Vargas, Director, Strategic Partnerships, Climate Protection Division, U.S. EPA
  • Marketplace Perspectives - Clay Nesler, Vice President, Global Energy and Sustainability, Building Efficiency, Johnson Controls, Inc.
  • Discussion moderated by Barry Worthington, including emailed questions

The webcast is the first in a series of on-line discussions among energy leaders from American businesses, school districts, health care facilities, government, and non-government organizations. The Energy Efficiency Forum, a non-partisan event now in its 21st year, is co-sponsored by USEA and Johnson Controls each June in Washington, D.C. This webcast provides a perfect opportunity to continue the dialogue among key players in various energy efficiency communities. Register for the webcast and join the discussion.

For more information, visit www.EEForum.net.

    What:     Webcast: "Energy Efficiency: Policies, Priorities and
              Perspectives"

    When:     Monday, October 19, 2009, at 10 a.m. EDT.

    Where:    http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=62122
              (or http://www.eeforum.net/current-webcast.html)

    How:      Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the
              address above.

About The Energy Efficiency Forum

The Energy Efficiency Forum, co-sponsored by the United States Energy Association and Johnson Controls, Inc., is a non-partisan event now in its 21st year. The Forum's mission is to be the premier forum that promotes an energy efficiency ethic through the presentation of national and worldwide views on energy efficiency and the resulting impact on the environment, national security and economic growth. Leaders from American businesses, school districts, health care facilities, federal/state/local government, NGOs -- as well as international officials -- attend the Forum each June in Washington, D.C. Several new on-line initiatives, including this webcast, are now planned to provide the opportunity for an even larger community to tune in, learn and continue the energy efficiency dialogue year-round, as well as get up-to-the-minute information about energy efficiency initiatives, technologies and best practices. For more information, visit www.EEForum.net.

Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast:

The Windows Media Player software, downloadable free from http://www.microsoft.com and at least a 56Kbps connection to the Internet. If you experience problems listening to the webcast, send an E-mail to: webcast@multivu.com.

SOURCE Johnson Controls, Inc.