(This week is the 7th Annual Imperial Valley Renewable Energy Summit)…The 3 day Summit begins Wednesday.
It will be held this year at the Quechan Resort near Winterhaven. Registration Wednesday starts at 9:00 am. San Diego Gas and Electric hosts the Opening reception at 5:00 pm. Thursday the Keynote speaker at the opening will be Jonathan Weisgall, a vice president for legislative and regulatory affairs for MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. The keynote speaker for the summit banquet will be Assemblymember Manuel Perez. There will be a panel discussion on California’s New Energy Future, Statewide Initiatives and Perspectives. Another panel will discuss Salton Sea Restoration and Renewables intiative. A Breakout session will cover several issues Friday. There will be tours, exhibits and a golf tournament to wrap up the event.