Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Electric Utilities and Economic Development I: Basics and Key Terminology Webinar
Registration Fees:OEDA Member $29 per person
Non-Member $49 per person
This webinar is designed to provide students with an overview of the different types of electric utilities in Ohio and their role in economic development projects. Attendees will learn about the fundamentals of the state’s electric system, key electricity-related terms and definitions, and considerations and information needed when working on projects such as site selection deals. The webinar will also cover requests for information and strategies to work with local electric utilities to help determine required service and rates. This understanding will assist the economic development professional in developing technical expertise about basic electricity terms, rate categorizations and infrastructure, and best practices for working with electric utilities as supportive partners in projects.
This webinar qualifies as an OEDI Elective, 1 hour of continuing education credit for candidates pursuing the Ohio Certified Economic Development credential.