New England Rail Expo and Forum

New England Railroad Club Expo 2006
The NERR Club and the Northeast Diesel Collaborative Present
Fuels, Technology, Funding and Building for the Future
Rising Fuel Costs, New Emissions Rules, and Green Technologies:
Meeting Business Needs

Agenda and Presentations
2:00 p.m. Welcome and Introductions
  - Dave Rutkowski, President of the New England Railroad Club
- Alycia Gilde, Mobile Source Analyst, Northeast Diesel Collaborative
 
2:10 p.m. Fuels: Where Are We Today and Where Will We Be Tomorrow
 

- Steven Levy, Director, Sprague Energy
(PDF, 23 pp., 1 MB, estimated download time: 2.25 minutes @ 56K)

 
2:25 p.m. Question and Answer Session
 
2:30 p.m. Assessing Your Fleet and Demonstrating Diesel Emission Reductions through Innovative Technologies
 

Tom Balon, Technical Services Director, M.J. Bradley & Associates
(PDF, 12 pp., 295 KB, estimated download time: > 1 minute @ 56K)

 
2:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session
 
2:50 p.m. Enhancing the Movement of Cargo by Rail at a Northeastern Port
 

- Paul Gessner, Senior Freight Specialist, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
(PDF, 21 pp., 2 MB, estimated download time: 5 minutes @ 56K)

 
3:05 p.m. Question and Answer Session
 
3:10 p.m. Leveraging Funding through Public/Private Partnerships
 

- Kerry-Jane King, Manager, Transportation Program, New York Power Authority
(PDF, 10 pp., 707 KB, estimated download time: > 1.5 minutes @ 56K)

 
3:25 p.m. Question and Answer Session
 
3:30 p.m. The Benefits of Being a SmartWay Partner
 

Abby Swaine, Assistance and Pollution Prevention Unit, Environmental Protection Agency
(PDF, 17 pp., 914 KB, estimated download time: 2 minutes @ 56K)

 
3:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session
 
3:50 p.m. Closing Remarks
 
4:00 p.m. Adjournment