Financing Sustainable Communities: New Sources and Approaches

Moderator:
Panama Bartholomy, Formerly with the Office of Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez
Speakers:
Adi Liberman, Founder and Principal, Liberman and Associates
Jessica Fox, Program Manager, Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Varun Sivaram, Rhodes Scholar; Former Senior Advisor to the Mayor of Los Angeles, Energy and Water Policy
Lauren Michele, Principal/Founder, Policy In Motion 
 
As we begin to build and rebuild our communities using Sustainable Community Strategies and other green development plans, new types of funding will be needed. What sources of funds can we expect to see, and how can they be used to build 21st Century communities?  Topics of discussion will include cap and trade revenue, water quality credits, cleantech incubation, ways to run a successful campaign, international finance, and more.