An interview with Department of Energy General Counsel Samuel T. Walsh
As we welcome 2024, let’s take a look at some of the best parts of 2023! Throughout the year, committees and chapters hosted regional networking events and student-focused career building opportunities.
Want to revisit some of the 2023 Mid-Year Energy Forum’s best moments? Check out our photo gallery!
The theme of this year’s forum: Regulating a Modern Resource Mix
FERC Commissioner Mark C. Christie joined FELJ Editor-in-Chief Harvey Reiter for an FELJ Author Talk, discussing his article “It’s Time To Reconsider Single-Clearing Price Mechanisms in U.S. Energy Markets.”
The event was held at the George Washington University Law School and connected law students with attorneys practicing for government regulatory entities, private companies and trade associations. Practitioners shared their experience with current law students and provided opportunities for them to ask questions and learn about new career opportunities.
Attendees heard from a variety of energy industry experts in panels highlighting energy transition project financing, the future of clean power, transmission development, and more!
The EBA selected Senator Lisa Murkowski (R- Alaska) as the recipient of the Energy Bar Association’s prestigious President’s Award. This award is given to individuals who have made an extraordinary contribution to the profession or to the development of energy law over a long career and to those who have advanced significant change to the energy law landscape.
New Board Members and Special Awards Also Announced at 2023 Annual Meeting & Conference, with a Keynote from FERC Commissioner Alison Clements
EBA’s Southern Chapter event was held in both Richmond, VA and Atlanta, GA with an option to connect virtually. Topics include transactive energy, cryptocurrency mining and blockchain applications for grid modernization, and a director and general counsels’ panel.