Patrick O'Loughlin, President and CEO of Buckeye Power, Inc and Ohio Rural Electric Cooperatives, presented to Dublin AM Rotary on January 14.
Buckeye Power is a member-owned generation and transmission cooperative supplying electric power and energy to 25 electric distribution cooperatives serving member consumers in Ohio.  Ohio Rural Electric is  the trade association which provides safety, education, communications and government relations services to 24 electric cooperatives in Ohio.
Pat will review 1)  Electric generation market fundamentals, 2) Efforts to provide reliable, affordable and responsible electric supply,  3) Renewable energy resources role in electricity supply and, lastly, 4) Decarbonizing our electric supply mix, the progress and challenges.
Pat has been with Buckeye Power since 2002, initially as VP of Engineering and Power Supply.  He worked in various management capacities at Dayton, Power and Light for 19 years, prior to Buckeye Power.  Pat is a graduate of Miami University of Ohio and holds both a Master of Environmental Sciences degree and a BS in Engineering Physics.
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