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Plenary-2014

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Janet Gellici

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, National Coal Council, Inc., USA

“Reliable and Resilient: The Value of Our Existing Coal Fleet”

Ben Yamagata

Executive Director, Coal Utilization Research Council (CURC), USA

Can We Develop Clean Coal Technologies and CCUS in Light of EPA’s Proposed Carbon Regulations

John Pippy

CEO, Pennsylvania Coal Alliance, USA

Coal: The Energy Keystone of Pennsylvania Past, Present and Future

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Gu Dazhao

General Manager,R&D Department of Shenhua Group, CHINA

Water Resources Protection and Utilization Technology for Coal Mining in Western China

Johan Brand and Johan van Dyk

African Carbon Energy (Africary), SOUTH AFRICA

“UCG –Bringing a Resource, Technology and Economics Together for a 50MW Power Station in South Africa”

Rainer Reimert

Professor, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Engler-Bunte-Institut, Fuel Technology, GERMANY

Coal in Europe: A Rich Past – What Future?

Thursday, October 9, 2014

L.-S. Fan

Distinguished University Professor, C. John Easton Professor in Engineering and Professor of Chemical Engineering, The Ohio State University, USA

Chemical Looping Technology for Fossil Energy Conversions

Kenneth Nemeth

Executive Director, Southern States Energy Board, USA

Coal’s 2014 Challenges and Opportunities

Ed Holland

President and CEO, Mississippi Power, USA

Energy & the Environment: A Way Forward for Coal - the Kemper Project