WASHINGTON, D.C. 1/11/12 (PennWell) -- Cheryl A. LaFleur is the keynote speaker for the 2012 National Hydropower Association Annual Conference.
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission commissioner LaFleur will speak Tuesday, April 17, during the Value of Hydropower to Transmission Planning and Policies plenary session.
Prior to her inauguration as FERC commissioner in 2010, LaFleur spent more than 20 years as a leader in the New England electricity and gas industries. She retired in 2007 as executive vice president and acting chief executive of National Grid USA.
LaFleur's keynote is one of many events taking place at this year's NHA Annual Conference, which runs April 16-18 at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C.
A preliminary conference guide is available on the convention's website.
For more information about event registration and the conference's Early Bird registration discount, which is available until Feb. 17, click here.