Speaker - Gary Stern

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Gary Stern is the Director of Market Strategy and Resource Planning for Southern California Edison Company (SCE). He reports to the Executive Vice President of Power Operations, and manages a division responsible for resource planning, capacity and energy market design, and monitoring the wholesale electricity market in California. Stern is currently co-leading Edison International's corporate strategic planning effort. Stern's responsibilities include directing the resource planning group that develops SCE's long term procurement plan, develops resource strategies, and performs various analyses on major resource alternatives for SCE. Stern is currently leading a broad internal team in developing strategies to implement California's Greenhouse Gas legislation. Stern leads SCE's efforts, working with the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), to ensure that the wholesale electricity market design being implemented by the CAISO results in a reliable and efficient outcome for SCE as a large buyer and seller of electricity on behalf of its customers. Gary Stern earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at San Diego in 1984, with two Nobel Laureates included on his dissertation committee. He also has an M.A. in economics from UCSD in 1981, and a B.A. in Mathematics from UCSD in 1979.

1 Program

The Future of Renewables

06.22.09 | 01:25:22 min | 1 comment