NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 1 p.m.
CM | 1.25
#9109724
Sunday, May 7 | 1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

In the context of increasing poverty rates, the moral and economic urgency of addressing climate change, and demonstrated commitments to energy efficiency by municipalities and utilities, this session proposes a new framework for energy planning in which cities, utilities, and partners work together to meet communities’ unique needs.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 4 p.m.
CM | 1.25
#9109684
Sunday, May 7 | 4 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Examine the criticisms of NEPA environmental reviews, changes to process, and items that can be improved. Does NEPA kill projects? Does it force good planning? Discuss the controversies surrounding NEPA and its adaptations over the years.