Utility rate structures and retail electric competition will have to change if we want to modernize the grid.
The industry is going to rely on new technologies and automation. Want to hear how it will work?
Jonathan Stewart will tell us over lunch on Friday, October 18, 2019, about how these resources will evolve and be controlled. He is director of the Utility Products and Systems Division at the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), in Arlington, Virginia.
Jonathan coordinates NEMA member activities related to energy management and grid modernization across 10 product sections. He is also responsible for leading an electromanufacturing workforce development strategic initiative to promote sector careers and train the future workforce.
Prior to his current role, he has been Manager of Government Relations at NEMA. He he also been a director at Andreae & Associates and Bell Pottinger USA.
He has a BA from Brigham Young University and a JD from the UC Hastings College of the Law.
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