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January 20, 2009 The Westin Oaks Hotel

2nd Annual Carbon Trading: Preparing for a National Cap-and-Trade System

Platts 2nd Annual Carbon Trading conference focuses on the realities of the new and emerging cap-and-trade programs in the US, and what they mean for business decisions.

* Hear case studies of carbon trading including electric power, oil and gas, manufacturing, and transportation
* Learn how companies are planning to participate in carbon markets and their strategies for emissions reductions
* Understand the opportunities and risks from the developing legislative / regulatory approach in Washington DC

Outstanding speakers include:

* Henry Derwent, President, International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)
* Jonathan E. Schrag, Executive Director, Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI)
* Jesse Heier, Washington Director, Midwestern Governors’ Association
* Michael Walsh, Ph.D, Executive Vice President, Chicago Climate Exchange
* David Hunter, Ph.D., Director, U.S. Policy, IETA
* Pat Concessi, Global Lead, Climate Change and Sustainable Resources, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
* Steven Corneli, Vice President, Market and Climate Policy, NRG Energy
* John England, Managing Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
* Kate McGinnis, Carbon Management Advisor, Chevron
* Steven Schleimer, Director, Barclay’s Capital
* James C. Moore II, General Executive, Fuel Oil Supply and Emissions, AmerenEnergy Fuels and Services Company
* Alan Yudkowsky, Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan
* Tom Catania, Vice President Government Relations, Whirlpool
* Arthur Simonson, Managing Director, Standard & Poor’s
* Bruce Braine, Vice President, Strategic Policy Analysis, AEP
* Anne Egelston, Site Manager, URS Corporation
* Gail Suchman, Special Counsel, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan
* William E. Flederbach, Jr., Vice President, US Operations, MGM International
* Michael Ashford, Senior Vice President, Carbon Markets, Econergy International
* Michael Jenkins, President, Forest Trends