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  • 2016 NHA Southwest Regional Meeting
    March 30, 2016, Denver, CO

    Full Detailed Meeting Agenda Available HERE

    Tuesday, March 29, 2016

    10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    NREL Colorado Hydropower Roadmapping Workshop NREL Office, Golden, CO
    Free but separate registration required.  Please RSVP to Kelsey Rugani krugani@kearnswest.com (415) 391-7900
    At the roadmapping workshop, NREL will provide informational presentations about the RAPID Toolkit. Participants will work collaboratively to refine draft flowcharts (roadmaps) describing the licensing/permitting processes applicable to hydropower projects (traditional dams, pumped storage, and small hydropower) and provide insight to the hydropower development process in Colorado.  More information and an invitation can be found here.

    2:00 – 4:00 PM
    NREL Tours of Research Support Facility (RSF) and Energy Systems Integration Facility (ESIF)– Golden, CO (transportation is NOT provided)
    Tour is open to all. You do NOT need to attend the workshop to attend the tour.  More information on NREL Tours can be found here.

    6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    NHA Welcome Networking Reception – Grand Hyatt Denver

    Wednesday, March 30, 2016

    7:30 AM – 4:30 PM
    NHA Southwest Regional Meeting – Full Day Meeting (Breakfast and Lunch provided) – Grand Hyatt Denver

    Session Topics:

    • NHA Washington Update
    • Colorado Hydropower Update
    • New Hydro Development in the Western Region
    • Relicensings Upcoming in the Southwest and Nationally
    • Southwestern Small Hydro Projects Review
    • Hydro Research Foundation Update
    • NHA Operational Excellence
    • Clean Power Plan and How the Southwest is Poised to Meet Their Obligation

    Meeting Location and Hotel Accommodations:
    Grand Hyatt Denver
    1750 Welton Street
    Denver, Colorado, USA, 80202
    1 303 295 1234

    NHA has negotiated a room rate of $159 a night plus tax.  You can make your room reservation here or call 1 303 295 1234 and reference the National Hydropower Association to receive this rate.  This rate is based on availability and only valid until March 8th.

    Cancellation Policy:
    You may transfer your registration at any time at no cost.  Cancellations received in writing by March 16th will be refunded less a $50 administrative fee.  Cancellations after this date cannot be refunded.

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