Registration opens for Governor’s Conference on Energy and the Environment

Annual event to be held Sept 8-9 in Lexington

Frankfort, Ky. (July 1, 2015) – Registration for the annual Governor’s Conference on Energy and the Environment is now open. The event will be held Sept. 8-9, 2015, at the Lexington Convention Center.

Business and industry representatives, government officials, university representatives and others will discuss a number of topics over the day-and-a half meeting. Topics will include the Environmental Protection Agency’s rule on greenhouse gas emissions; progress on Kentucky’s energy plan and a discussion about the state’s energy future; university research; the changing business models of utility companies; business sustainability; and a conversation with staff from the Energy and Environment Cabinet. A detailed agenda, with topics and speakers, will be available soon.

Conference prices are outlined below:

Pre-Registration (Online) Prices

Full Conference — $200
Sept. 8 only — $100
Sept. 9 only (includes Awards Luncheon) — $125

On-Site Registration Prices

Full Conference — $225
Sept. 8 only — $125
Sept. 9 only (includes Awards Luncheon) — $150

One change to this year’s conference is that exhibit space is free. Those who staff an exhibit booth must register online for the full conference. To reserve booth space, call Ricki Gardenhire today at 502-564-5525. Space is limited.

For additional information and to register online, visit the conference website at