2017 EBA Primer Series: Electric Industry Technology for Lawyers

2017-12-01 08:00:00 2017-12-15 12:45:00 America/Denver 2017 EBA Primer Series: Electric Industry Technology for Lawyers- EBA **For a full listing of events visit http://eba-net.org/calendar Denver, CO EBA - Energy Bar Association admin@eba-net.org
Dates:  Friday, December 1, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:45pm
Location:  Denver, CO


 The EBA will be hosting a NEW Primer , entitled Electric Industry Technology for Lawyers. This Prmer will take place in early December 2017 in Denver, Colorado. The date and venue will be finalzed shortly. Stay tuned for up-to-date details and registration information!


 Program Summary

This primer will provide an introduction to the basic technology that comprises the electric grid. The course begins with an introductory review of key terms and concepts – the building blocks for the remainder of the program. Next, our faculty will provide an in-depth view of the delivery segments of the industry: transmission and distribution, including the type of equipment used in each and how they function. On the second day of the program, participants will hear from experts on the basics of generation technology, followed by an in-depth view of the various types of generation, including coal, natural gas, nuclear, renewables, and applicable environmental controls. Finally, the program will conclude with a review of distributed energy resource technologies, such as distributed generation, storage, demand response and energy efficiency, and cutting-edge topics like the Internet of Things and electric vehicles.

For details about the entire EBA Primers Series,  visit: http://eba-net.org/node/273

More details on this Primer coming soon.

  • Primer Program Brochure  (PDF)
  • Agenda
  • Speaker Bios (PDF)
  • Reception
  • CLE Credit
  • Location
  • Hotel Sleeping Room
  • Registration Information


More details coming soon

Day 1:  Noon – 5:30pm

Noon – 1:00 pm:  Lunch and Networking

1:00 pm – 2:30 pmWelcoming Remarks


2:30 pm - 2:45 pm:  Break

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm


4:00 pm – 4:15 pm: Break

4:15 pm – 5:30 pm: 

5:30 pm - Dinner on your own

Day 2:  8:00 am – 12:30 pm

7:30 am  – 8:00 am:  Continental Breakfast

8:00 am – 9:30 am:

9:30 am – 9:45 am:  Break

9:45 am  – 11:00 am:

11:00 am – 11:15 am:  Break

11:15 am – 12:30 pm:

About the EBA Primer Series:  One of the goals of the Energy Bar Association’s Strategic Plan is to promote excellence in the practice of energy law by enhancing opportunities for educational programming.  To further this goal, EBA has established a “primer program,” focused on teaching core regulatory and legal concepts and basic industry fundamentals that every energy law practitioner must understand.  The overall goal of this course is to provide attorneys new to the oil and refined products pipeline industry a foundational understanding of the industry and how it is organized and regulated, so they are better equipped to assist clients in this industry.

Continuing Legal Education Credits (CLE)

 MCLE accreditation approval to be submitted  for VA, NY, CO, TX.  For questions email llevine@eba-net.org


coming soon

Hotel Information

There are several hotels in the area (list coming soon).  EBA has not reserved a room block.  Please contact the hotels directly for rates and availability.


Driving or Uber are your best choices. 



 Registration includes the two-day Primer, attendee handouts, lunch, breakfast, breaks, and reception.

  EBA Member Non-Member
Private/Attorney $350 $395
Private/Energy Professional (formerly Non-Attorney) $375 $425
Private/Young Attorney* $275 $300
Gov't/Academic $300 $325
Student $100 $125

 *Those who graduated from law school within last three (3) years, that is, on or after January 1, 2015.

Three Ways to Register

Fax your completed registration form with payment to EBA: (202) 833-5596
Mail your registration form and payment to EBA, 2000 M St. NW, Suite 715, Washington, DC 20036

Cancellation Policy:

Refunds will be given to registrants who submit written cancellation by November 28, 2017.  You may send your cancellation request to Marlo Brown-Carpenter at Marlo@eba-net.org or by fax to 202.833.5596.


By registering for this program, you authorize EBA to use any photographs taken of you during the event. Photographs may be used in promotional materials or stories that appear in professional publications and websites.


For more information, please contact the Energy Bar office at (202) 223-5625 or by email at admin@eba-net.org