Plans for Energy 2003 "Real World, Real Solutions" Already Underway

November 1, 2002

FEMP's Energy 2003 organizing committee held their first meeting July 15-17, 2002 at the Wyndham Palace Resort and Spa in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, the site of the upcoming 2003 workshop. Energy 2003 is sponsored by FEMP, and co-sponsored by the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. General Services Administration. The planning meeting was devoted to selecting tracks and sessions for the workshop.

Committee members, comprised of representatives from all sectors of the energy world, are now actively finalizing workshop sessions, and confirming speakers and moderators. Energy 2003 will feature the following session tracks:

  • Acquisition;
  • Alternative Financing;
  • Energy Markets;
  • Energy Security Using Distributed Energy Resources;
  • Federal Leadership;
  • Fundamentals for Energy Managers;
  • Operations and Maintenance for Energy Efficiency;
  • Navigating Energy Alternatives: Present and Future;
  • New Technologies;
  • Sustainable Building Design;
  • Transportation—Driving into the Future with Alternative Fuels; and
  • Water Resource Management.

Energy 2003 will once again feature interesting and informative tours of energy-related businesses in the Orlando area, and pre- and post-workshop seminars.

Mark your calendar now, and plan to attend Energy 2003, August 17-20, 2003. For complete information, visit the workshop web site at

"Energy 2002 provided an enormous amount of valuable information from various perspectives including a comprehensive understanding of energy, conservation, and both long- and short-term energy conservation goals of our government and the marketplace."
Gregory Kimball
Southern California Edison

Energy 2003 Organizing Committee
AdvantekSouthern California Edison
Ch2M Hill, Inc.Southern Company
Constellation Energy SourceTAC/CSI
Exhibit Promotions Plus, Inc.Tampa Electric Co.
Florida Power & LightTECO Energy, Inc.
Florida Solar Energy CenterU.S. Air Force
Harding ESEU.S. Department of Defense/Pentagon
Johnson ControlsU.S. Department of Energy—Headquarters, National Laboratories, and Regional Offices
McNeil Technologies, Inc.U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
National Park ServiceU.S. General Services Administration
Office of Management and BudgetU.S. Navy
Rebuild AmericaU.S. Postal Service

For additional information, please contact Rick Klimkos of FEMP at 202-586-8287 or, or Jane Vander Linden of McNeil Technologies, Inc. at 703-921-1719 or