RSAC Meeting, October 29, 2014
9am - 2pm
Council Offices, 851 SW Sixth Ave, Suite 1100
Portland, OR 97204


Links to Materials will be added as available.

Webinar info for those who can't attend in person is below.


9:00 AM

Welcome and Introductions –

Henry Lorenzen, RSAC Chair and Oregon Council Member

9:15 AM

Discussion of RSAC Role and Meeting Schedule

Tom Eckman, Power Division Director

  • 7th Power Plan Schedule
  • RSAC Participation and Meeting Schedule
  • RSAC Operating Norms
  • Role of RSAC Liaison (Terry Morlan)
  • Use of E-mail Alerts to facilitate timely engagement

9:30 AM

Quantification of Environmental Costs and Benefits

10:45 AM


11:00 AM

Carbon Regulation/Risk in 7th Plan

  • Current views on state responses to EPA’s 111(d) proposal
  • What should the 7th Plan assume regarding 111(d)?
  • What Scenario/Sensitivity analysis would be useful?
  • Value of Regional compliance plan analysis?
  • Other issues?

12:00 noon

Lunch – On your own

1:00 PM

Making the Regional Plan Useful to State/BPA/Utilities

  • How can a regional plan be most useful to utilities, states and others?
  • Application of analytical results

o   Focus on strategic implications rather than “resource stack”?

  • Collaboration on development of Action Plan

1:45 PM

Future Meeting Agenda Requests and Discussion Topics

  • Identify RSAC’s High Priority Issues



Web and phone info for those who cannot attend in person:

1.  Please join my meeting.

 2.  Join the conference call:
1.800.786.1922, Code: 53922423

 GoToMeeting ID: 818-601-128 (for use in GTM Phone App)