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2nd International Conference on SF6 and the Environment

November 21-22, 2002, Wyndham San Diego, San Diego, CA

The agenda and presentations are provided below.

Thursday, November 21, 2002

Time Agenda Item
8:45 am

Climate Change and Collaborative Efforts

  • The Power of Voluntary Partnerships, Michael Stenburg, Air Division, Region IX, U.S. EPA
  • What Can Ice Cores Tell Us About Climate Change, Jeff Severinghaus, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • International Business and Global Climate Change, Norine Kennedy, U.S. Council for International Business
10:45 am

Global Sales of SF6 and U.S. Emission Reduction Activities

1:30 pm

International Activities To Reduce High GWP Emissions

  • The Australian Greenhouse Office, Lee Eeles, Australian Greenhouse Office
  • Canada’s Action Plan 2000 for Climate Change, Yemi Fasoyinu, Natural Resources Canada
  • The Netherland’s Reduction Programme for Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases, Ronald Flipphi, Ministry of Housing, Spatial Planning, and the Environment
  • Norwegian Pollution Control Authority, Torgrim Asphjell, Norwegian Pollution Control Authority
4:00 pm

Utility Breakout Session I: Utility Sector SF6 Emissions

4:00 pm

Magnesium Breakout Session I: Partnership Activities

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Friday, November 22, 2002

Time Agenda Item
8:30 am

Utility Breakout Session II: Present and Future Emission Reduction Options

9:00 am

Magnesium Breakout Session II: Emission Reduction Technologies In Practice

9:30 am

Magnesium Breakout Session III: Cover Gas Alternatives to SF6

10:30 am

Utility Breakout Session III: SF6 Emission Reductions & Inventory Management Case Studies

  • ConEdison, Mike Alfieri, ConEdison
  • Bonneville Power Administration, Louis Church, Bonneville Power Administration
  • Oncor, Tommy Johnson, Oncor
  • PG&E, Sandra Olson and Sven Thesen, Pacific Gas and Electric Company
2:15 pm

Utility Breakout Session IV: Activities In Other Countries

  • Canada: SF6 Tracking Program, Louise Ouellet, BC Hydro and Power Authority
  • Japan: SF6 Emission Reduction From Gas Insulated Equipment, Hiroshi Yasutake, Federal of Electric Power Companies and Masanari Meguro, Toshiba Corporation
  • Norway: Voluntary Agreements with Electric Utilities, Thor Endre, ABB
2:15 pm

Magnesium Breakout Session IV: Corporate Perspectives

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