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Policy Advisory Board Agenda 02/15/2013

FSEC Policy Advisory Board Meeting
February 15, 2013
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
CCTS Conference Room
1679 Clearlake Road
Cocoa, FL  32922-5703



10:00 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

T. Boroughs
J. Fenton

10:10 a.m.

Approval of November 7, 2012 Meeting Minutes

T. Boroughs

10:15 a.m.

Status of FSEC Programs (RTC, SunSmart, Building America)

J. Fenton

10:25 a.m.

Concerns about Future Federal and State Funding of Energy Research

Video: Energy Secretary Steven Chu's talks about American competitiveness and revving up innovation; he states the need to invist in R&D
(see timestamp 30:10 to 32:59)

J. Fenton


10:40 a.m.

Discussion of Federal and State Energy Policy

Report of Florida Energy Office

T. Boroughs
L. Rotundo

J. Leeds
11:10 a.m. Streamlining Permitting of Solar Energy Armando Linares
11:20 a.m.

Florida’s Plug-In Electric Vehicle Projections

Video: SunSmart Electric Vehicle Program

J. Fenton
11:45 a.m. Election of Chairman and Vice-Chairman T. Boroughs


Lunch (Buffet)


1:00 p.m.

Future Energy Research Opportunity Brainstorming

T. Boroughs

1:30 p.m.

Board Business

  • Date and Agenda for Next PAB Meeting
  • Other Board issues

T. Boroughs
J. Fenton

2:00 p.m.