Monday, December 7

RNG 2015 Golf classic - TORREY PINES              (Hosted Business Networking Event)

Torrey Pines Golf Course (North): 11480 Torrey Pines Park Road - San Diego, CA 92037

10:00am (Check-in at Torrey Pines Golf Course)

11:00am - 5:30pm (RNG 2015 Golf Classic)

Attire: No jeans or cut-offs. Collared shirts required. Soft-spikes only.

RNG 2015 Opening RECEPTION & Dinner

Candela's on the Bay: 1201 1st Street #115 - Coronado, CA 92118

6:30 - 9:00pm

Attire: Business casual. 

Keynote Speakers: Dennis McGinn, Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy, Installations & Environment), Senator Ben Hueso (Chair - Senate Energy, Utilities & Communications Committee), Assemblymember Bill Quirk (Author, AB 692 - Very Low Carbon Fuels Initiative)

Tuesday, December 8

Hotel Del Coronado: 1500 Orange Avenue - Coronado, CA 92118

Registration & Breakfast

7:30 - 8:30am (Registration & Check-in)

8:00 - 8:30am (Light Hosted Breakfast)

Panel SessionS, Roundtables & Working Groups

8:30 - 8:45am (Welcome & Introduction)

8:45 - 9:45am (Opening Panel Session)                                                                                                   Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2): 2015-16 Cellulosic RVOs, Waiver Credits & Market Liquidity        

9:45 - 10:00am (Networking Break)

10:00 - 11:00am (Roundtables - Day 1 Options)                                                                              

Option A. RFS2/LCFS/CFP: Quality Assurance Programs

Option B. Outlook on Broader US & Canada Energy Markets: Oil, Natural Gas & RNG

Option C. Project Debt, Equity & Funding Opportunities: Feedstock, Technology, End-use

11:00 - 11:15am (Networking Break)

11:15am - 12:15pm (Panel Session)                                                                                                           Low-Carbon Fuel Standard & Clean Fuels Programs: Pathways, Credits, Readoption & Regulation

12:15 - 1:45pm (Hosted Lunch on the Beach)

2:00 - 5:00pm (Working Group Meetings - OPTIONAL)                                                                

Option A. How to Create or Influence a Liquid RIN Market                                                 

Option B. Crafting Model RNG Pipeline Specifications

NOTE: Working Group meetings are optional; attendees are also welcome to use the afternoon to schedule their own meetings with other stakeholders or participate in our sailing networking event.


2:00pm (Check In at Lobby of Hotel Del Coronado)

2:15 - 5:00pm (Hosted Sailing Excursion on the San Diego Bay)

RNG 2015 Evening Reception

Bluewater Boathouse: 1701 Strand Way - Coronado, CA 92118 

5:00 - 6:30pm (Hosted Reception)

Attire: Sailing, or Business Casual acceptable.

Conference attendees are encouraged to network on their own for dinner.

Wednesday, December 9

Hotel Del Coronado: 1500 Orange Avenue - Coronado, CA 92118

8:00 - 8:30am (Light Hosted Breakfast)

Panel Sessions, Roundtables & BOD MEETINGS

8:30 - 9:30am (Panel Session)                                                                                                     Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS): Status of US State Programs, REC Prices & CA's 50% Requirement 

9:30 - 9:45am (Networking Break)

9:45 - 10:30am (Roundtables - Day 2; Series 1 Options)                                                                

Option A. Cap-and-Trade Markets (Quebec, Ontario, WA & CA): Business Impact, Revenues & Funding

Option B. Zero & Near-Zero Emission Vehicles: Electricity, Natural Gas & Renewable Hydrogen

Option C. Biogas, Biomass & Separated Municipal Solid Wasteogen Waste-to-RNG

10:30 - 10:45am (Networking Break)

10:45 - 11:30am (Roundtables - Day 2; Series 2 Options)                                                              

Option A. Progress Report: Canada's RNG Roadmap

Option B. Introduction to the RNG Global Initiative: The RNG Industry's New Non-Profit

Option C. California's AB 1900 & Fuel Standard: Regulation & Monetary Incentive Program

11:30 - 11:45am (Networking Break)

11:45am - 12:30pm (Final Panel Session)                                                                                                   RNG Industry: 2016 Priorities & Path to 2025

12:30 - 2:00pm (Hosted Lunch on the Veranda)

2:00 - 5:00pm (Networking Meetings)

Attendees are also welcome to use the afternoon to schedule their own meetings with other stakeholders.

2:00 - 5:00pm (RNGC Board of Directors Meeting)

5:00pm (RNG 2015 Adjourns)