Julia Levin’s presentation at the Southern California Gas Company conference on renewable gas.
Julia Levin’s presentation on the role of bioenergy in helping to reduce wildfire and restore more resilient forests.
Julia Levin’s presentation to the California State Association of Counties.
Presentation by Jim McKinney, Clean Fuels Program Manager, California Energy Commission, to BAC’s Board on September 23, 2014.
Presentation by BAC’s Executive Director, Julia Levin, to the joint solid waste and recycling conference in San Jose, California, August 2014. The presentation focuses on bioenergy opportunities by waste sector, California policies to promote bioenergy, and what else still needs to be done to maximize bioenergy benefits.
The eighth annual California Bioresources Alliance Symposium was held September 18-19, 2013. CPUC Commissioner Carla Peterman gave the keynote on the future of bioenergy, and the opening session focused on recent California legislation addressing bioresources.
Other sessions included an update on the Bioenergy Action Plan, biogas challenges faced by wastewater treatment plants, the federal/state dairy digester initiative and dairy clustering, forestry products and urban residuals options, facility siting issues, and use of bioresources for mine reclamation.
Website with links to presentations from The California Wastewater Biogas Technology Summit held on February 7th, 2013. The forum was organized and sponsored by CASA, CPUC, US EPA Region 9, Cal EPA, SCAP, SCAQMD, CEC, UC Davis and others. The forum was held at the South Coast AQMD offices in Diamond Bar. The forum was attended by more than 100 people in person plus numerous others via a webcast.
The statewide wastewater biogas working group’s goal is to: “Establish a proactive multi-sector forum to understand barriers and to facilitate the development of cost effective technologies that will enable wastewater treatment facilities to use renewable biogas in compliance with existing and potential air quality regulations. ”
The Interagency Wastewater Biogas Working Group: California Assn of Sanitation Agencies, U.S. EPA Region 9, South Coast AQMD, Cal-EPA (Office of the Secretary, State Water Resources Control Board, Air Resources Board), California Energy Commission, CPUC-Energy Division, UC Davis Biomass Collaborative, Southern California Alliance of Publicly Owned Treatment Works
Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program
Advisory Committee Meeting
Presentations from the December 2012 meeting of the Advisory Committee of the Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program. Program status update by Jim McKinney, including a summary of major award types and future funding opportunities. To date, Energy Commission has allocated more than $450 million to funding categories, and awarded more than $300 million among 150 projects. Also presentation on 2013-2014 Investment Plan Update.
Click to view the complete AB 118 Investment Plan – Staff Presentation pdf