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Member Update, May 2020

ACTION ITEM:  PLMA would appreciate receiving your organization's assessment of the 41st Conference - whether you personally registered and attended or not. Our Registrant Survey takes about 10 minutes to complete and every answer is important to helping us make future conferences even better. Please respond based on your own experience and include any "buzz" you may have heard from your colleagues. Thank you. www.surveymonkey.com/r/PLMA41stConf


Member Pipeline - Current member count is 161 organizations
- New Members: Elocity
- Lost Members: PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, Beneficial Electrification League, Minnesota Power, Sensus 

41st PLMA Conference, online.  Over 1,100 individuals from 26 countries registered for PLMA's first online conference.  The free registration link is still open at www.peakload.org/41st-conference-attend for you to invite others to view any or all of the 14 hours of content produced.  Special thanks to our online 41st PLMA Conference Sponsors: Eaton, EFI, EnergyHub, and OpenADR Alliance.    

Podcasts. PLMA Load Management Dialogues has exceeded 1,500 podcast downloads. Have you subscribed to the PLMA Load Management Dialogue podcast channel yet?  Ask Alexa or Google, or view details at www.peakload.org/podcast .

Leadership Appointments.  Laurie Duhan of Baltimore Gas and Electric has been appointed by the Executive Committee to replace Wendy Brummer of Pacific Gas and Electric Company who resigned. Michael Ohlsen of City of Tallahassee Utilities is the new PLMA Thought Leadership Group Co-Chair. 

Resource Directory Updates. Most recent additions are webcast/podcast recordings from these PLMA activities: Calculating Cost-Effectiveness for Energy Efficiency and Demand Response; 41st PLMA Online Conference.  Access at www.peakload.org/resources

Member News. PLMA posts news, RFPs, job postings, etc. on PLMA website at no cost as a member benefit.  Newest posts are: PLMA Presents 41st Conference Online to Record Registrations; NC Electric Cooperatives Seeking an Energy Services & Technology Analyst; and Leaning into Energy Transformation.  Access at www.peakload.org/news  

Calendar of events is at: www.peakload.org/calendar and here are some other upcoming activities:
May 21 – Award Dialogue: National Grid and EnergyHub 
May 28 - Dialogue: Why Is Electricity Pricing So Difficult? 
June 4 - Award Dialogue: Arizona Public Service and EnergyHub 
June 18 - Award Dialogue: Connected Energy (UK) Ltd 
July 9 - Award Dialogue: Austin Energy 
July 13-18 - PLMA Training Series, Irwindale, Calif.
July 16 - Award Dialogue: CPS Energy
Aug. 13 - Award Dialogue: City of New York
Nov. 9-11 - 42nd PLMA Conference, Baltimore
May 10-12, 2021 - 43rd PLMA Conference, Scottsdale