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Edison Electric Institute (EEI) 2016 Annual Convention

12 - 15 June 2016

Rapid transformation is taking place throughout the nation’s electric power industry. At the heart of this transformation is a clean energy future that is customer-driven and delivered by a modern, reliable and resilient power grid. America’s electric utilities are steadily innovating to achieve this vision and ensure that electricity will continue to run our economy and power our lives.

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ERM at the Conference

ERM is the official Sustainability Sponsor of the EEI 2016 Annual Conference. Sustainability is our core business; we are able to strategically advise clients on challenges and opportunities in the power sector all around the world.

Why ERM as a Sustainability Sponsor?

ERM is focused on helping our clients operate in a more sustainable way when they enter new markets, deliver capital projects, work to improve their HSE performance, or retire assets.

As a founding member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, we believe sustainability has to be about improving the performance of organizations across the entire energy value chain, while mitigating their impact on future societies and the environment. Our work around the world has given us unique insights in addressing these issues.

We are proud to be a strategic partner of this premier event in the industry, as we work with our clients for the safe, reliable, and compliant production of energy around the world.

Learn more about our commitment to sustainability

ERM’s Services to the Power Sector

The world’s economies, whether emerging or developed, depend on the availability of reliable low cost power. The power sector is navigating a series of market changing forces such as the competition between low cost gas and renewable sources of energy.

There are two main challenges facing the Power industry. The first is electrifying the population of the world’s emerging economies while modernizing the transmission and distribution system in the world’s developed economies. The second is ensuring the reliable delivery of energy in a world wanting to move to renewable and storable forms of energy while leveraging distributed generation technology and resources. These are further compounded by the ambition to de-carbonize power generation whilst remaining cost effective and mitigating the impact on climate change.

We help our clients address these demands in a number of ways, which include:

  • Support with entering new markets by assisting our clients spread their portfolio risk
  • Supporting the capital projects portfolio wherever appropriate
  • Addressing HSE performance improvement issues such as the implementation of global audit programs, including the development of leading edge behavioral based safety programs
  • Creating and implementing strategies and tactics to sustainably retire assets and to support the refurbishment of brownfield sites for renewed economic development

Learn more about ERM in the Power sector

Location

Sheraton Grand Chicago
301 E North Water St
Chicago, IL 60611

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