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3rd International Conference on SF6 and the Environment

December 1-3, 2004, Doubletree La Posada, Scottsdale, AZ

The agenda and presentations are provided below.

Wednesday, December 1, 2004

Time Agenda Item
8:30 am

Introduction and Welcome

  • Jerome Blackman and Scott Bartos, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
8:40 am

Keynote Address: ST and the Environment — A Winning Policy

  • Michael McClarence, ST Microelectronics
9:10 am

Climate Science Update

  • Andrew Dessler, Texas A&M University

SF6 Emissions and Their Fate

11:00 am

Economic Implications and Opportunities

1:30 pm

Utility Breakout Session I: SF6 Emissions Reduction Actions, Resources, and Approaches to Benchmarking Performance

Magnesium Breakout Session I: Corporate Roadmaps to SF6 Phase Out

3:30 pm

Utility Breakout Session II: Power Equipment Considerations

Magnesium Breakout Session II: Advanced Technologies

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Thursday, December 2, 2004

Time Agenda Item
8:30 am

Public and Private Partnerships for Climate Protection

1:30 pm

Utility Breakout Session III: Auxiliary Services and Technologies — Gas Analysis, Management, and Recycling

Magnesium Breakout Session III: Preserving and Polishing Magnesium’s Environmental Reputation

3:30 pm

Utility Breakout Session IV: Improving Our Understanding of Emissions from Equipment

Magnesium Breakout Session IV: Improving Tools and Techniques for Measuring Emissions

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