The Nebraska Energy Office and the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency, through funding provided by the U.S. Department of Energy’s State Energy Program, are offering two free workshops to local officials.
The workshops in Columbus and Ogallala will provide information and resources to community officials on planning and managing operations during an energy emergency.
The workshops will cover topics such as:
- Natural gas, propane, motor fuels and electricity supply chain interruptions — fuel storage and shut off issues/supply interruptions and responses
- Renewable energy and distributed generation — wind and community solar
- How to involve various local government stakeholders and how to champion the Energy Assurance planning process
- Long-term strategies for your communities and counties and funding resources
Attendees will be reimbursed for their mileage and are eligible for a free one-night stay at Quality Inn in Ogallala (Code: ENERGY19) and Ramada in Columbus (Code: Nebraska Energy Workshop).
Please contact the hotel directly to reserve your room. Use the codes provided above when reserving your room.
The deadline for hotel reservations is May 31, 2019.
Registration information and a preliminary agenda can be found at: http://www.neo.ne.gov/energyassurance/EAtraining.html