Event Profile

Environmental Task Force Meeting

September 13, 2022
DoubleTree Edgewater - Missoula

Who Should Attend:

Utility environmental professionals (new and experienced), government agency staff, vendors, and anyone who is tasked with or interested in environmental issues, regulatory compliance, or mitigation in the environmental arena of electric utilities.

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HAZWOPER 8-Hour First Responder Awareness and Refresher Training for Utility Personnel, September 14, 2022

SPCC Plan Development for Utility Personnel, September 15, 2022

Meeting Overview:

This is a regular meeting of the long-standing Environmental Task Force that examines environmental issues and the impact of current and proposed environmental regulations on electric utilities. Industry professionals meet to review and discuss new and proposed regulations and issues facing each utility; and to hear from subject matter experts about key issues of the day and new technology/services. This is a solution-focused learning and networking venue that brings utility, industry, and government environmental professionals together on a regular basis.

Meeting Agenda:

Agenda coming soon!

Meeting Schedule:

Registration will begin at 8 a.m. Mountain Time, and the class will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Meeting Location:

DoubleTree by Hilton Missoula-Edgewater
100 Madison St.
Missoula, MT 59802
(406) 728-3100
Room Rate:
$179 Please book your room as soon as possible, but no later than August 22, 2022, to secure these rates. Mention that you are coming for the Northwest Public Power Association conference when booking your reservation.

Meeting Fees:

Utility Member Early Bird (ends 8/13/2022): $0
Utility Member Standard: $55

Associate Member Early Bird (ends 8/13/2022): $65
Associate Member Standard: $115

Non-Member Early Bird (ends 8/13/2022): $165
Non-Member Standard: $215

Cancellation Policies:

For webinarsvirtual classes, and section meetings: cancellation at least five days prior to the event, full refund; within 1-4 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.
For in-person events: cancellation at least 30 days prior to the event, full refund; within 15-29 days, $100 fee; and within 1-14 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.

If canceling because the attendee is showing COVID-19 symptoms any time before the event, a full refund will be issued; if leaving during the event for COVID-19 reasons, a prorated refund will be issued.

When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling; NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions. To request a refund, please contact Gail Patterson, Registrar, via email, Gail@nwppa.org, or call (360) 816-1450. 

Safety Measures:

As we continue to monitor and evaluate COVID-19 levels, we understand that the health and safety of our members, staff, and the community are of highest concern. We are asking everyone to do their part. NWPPA and local venues will follow applicable federal, state, and local health protocols. Assumption of Risk: COVID-19 has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization. It is not possible for NWPPA or anyone else to completely prevent the presence of the disease. Therefore, if you choose to attend a conference organized by NWPPA and voluntarily enter onto premises where its conference is held, you are accepting the risk, without right of claim against NWPPA and its directors, employees, or agents, of being exposed to, contracting, and/or spreading COVID-19 and its variants.

For More Information:

To find out more about this event, or to learn about other events, view the Training and Event Catalog.