Paving the Way to a Hydrogen Economy Part I

USEA and Orrick are co-hosting a two-part series of webinars on hydrogen provisions emerging from the recent Bipartisan Infrastructure Act and the pending Build Back Better Bill. The webinar will consist of four panels over a two-day period, from December 21 to December 22. The panels will be on (1) the national strategy for hydrogen; (2) an in-depth analysis at electrolysis options; (3) the evolution of the Hydrogen Economy; and (4) tax incentives for hydrogen production and storage. Representatives from the Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy Association, NEL, NREL, Plug Power, Princeton University, and leading advisory firms will participate the in panels. Moderators will be Peter Connors; Partner; Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe; and Michael Moore, Program Director, United States Energy Association. The agenda for Part I is provided below the list of speakers on the right hand side of this page.


Sheila Hollis

Former Acting Executive Director, U.S. Energy Association
Of Counsel and Chair, Duane Morris

Michael Moore

Program Director
United States Energy Association

Peter Connors

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Mark Ruth

Manager - Industrial Systems and Fuels Group
NREL - Strategic Energy Analysis Center

Dr. Chris Greig

Senior Research Scientist
Princeton University

Dr. Katherine Ayers

Vice President, Research and Development
Nel Hydrogen

Frank Wolak

President & CEO
Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy Association

Dr. Dave Edwards

Director and Advocate for Hydrogen Energy
Air Liquide

Sanjay Shrestha

GM, Energy Solutions & Chief Strategy Officer
Plug Power

Raffi Garabedian

Co-founder and CEO
Electric Hydrogen Co.