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Plenary 2011

2011 Plenary Speakers

Tuesday, September 13 - Energy Production and Policies

Charles McConnell

Chief Operating Officer, Fossil Energy, DOE

"Coal in a Carbon-Constrained Future"

Thomas J. Bonner

President, Cogentrix Energy, LLC
"Consideration of Coal and other Fuels in the Development and Operation of a Power Generation Portfolio in the United States"

Steve Herman

Managing Director, Energy Capital Partners

"Private Equity and Coal Infrastructure"

Wednesday, September 14 - International Issues

Yuzhuo Zhang
CEO
Shenhua Group, CHINA

"The Cleaner Coal Conversion & Utilization Technologies in Shenhua and China"


Steve Orlins
President
National Committee on US-China Relations, USA

"U.S.-China Relations: A Vision for the Future"

Mustafa Ziypak
Head of Research and Development Department
Turkish Coal Enterprise (TKI), TURKEY
Development of Gasification and Activities in Turkish Coal Enterprises


Thursday, September 15 - Environmental Issues

Anthony Cugini
Director
Department of Energy, USA
Emerging Fossil Energy Technologies

Steven Winberg
Vice President, R & D
CONSOL Energy Inc., USA

"The Future of Coal - It Is Up To Us!"

Frank Princotta
Director, Air Pollution Prevention and Control
Division, USEPA, USA

The Role of Coal in a Carbon Constrained World