Session 8A: New Infrastructure Funding – Breaking Down the Details

The 2021 Infrastructure and Investment Jobs Act contains so much detail and complexity. Overcome the overwhelming.This session helps break down what’s in the new law and what’s most significant for waterpower, including financial incentives for investing in both new and existing facilities and for electricity production, funding for dam safety and dam removal, funding for marine energy, and more.

Presenter Information

Scott Hennessey

Scott Hennessey
Vice President, Federal Policy
Brookfield Renewable Energy Group (US)
Moderator


Adam Berry

Adam Berry
Professional Staff Member, Energy and Natural Resources Committee
U.S. Senate
Speaker


Melissa Klembara

Melissa Klembara
Deputy Director for Portfolio Strategy, Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations
U.S. Department of Energy
Speaker


Jennifer Garson

Jennifer Garson
Director, Water Power Technologies Office
U.S. Department of Energy
Speaker


Timothy Welch

Timothy Welch
Hydropower Incentives Program Manager, Grid Deployment Office, and Acting Hydropower Program Manager, Water Power Technologies Office
U.S. Department of Energy
Speaker

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