The 45th Annual Governor's Conference on Energy & the Environment
Oct. 20 & 21, 2021
The 45th Annual Governor's Conference on Energy and the Environment was held virtually October 20th and 21st via two half-day sessions. This year's free event highlighted a wide variety of topics including emerging industries in the Commonwealth, environmental justice, infrastructure and regulatory and policy updates from EEC leadership to name a few.
Full 2021 Conference Agenda
DAY 1: Oct. 20, 2021
Day 1 of the 45th Annual Governor’s Conference on Energy and the Environment. The half-day program featured keynote talks from Governor Andy Beshear and Cabinet Secretary Rebecca Goodman on economic and environmental priorities and cabinet initiatives. Sessions covered EEC’s upcoming legislative agenda, emerging industries, and opportunities in Kentucky’s energy sector. Participants heard how the cabinet is helping the Commonwealth achieve job growth while preserving Kentucky’s land and natural resources.
DAY 2: Oct. 21, 2021
Half-day sessions highlighted the tools and programs helping Kentucky communities reinvent economies and better prepare for the future. Panelists and speakers also highlighted the technology used throughout the cabinet to improve services for the public, as well as address topics such as environmental justice, energy affordability and energy resilience.