NIPPC Annual Meeting

September 11-13, 2022

“Currents of Change”

Planning is well underway for NIPPC’s 19th annual conference to be held at Alderbrook Resort in Union, WA, the long-time home of our event.

The power sector continues to evolve as we incorporate further resource diversity, and move towards a zero carbon future.

NIPPC is a leading advocate for competitive power and well-designed public policy, at both a regional and federal level.

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Conference Program

Now in our 19th year, the NIPPC Annual Meeting is the Northwest’s premier energy policy conference, bringing together key players from across the energy industry to debate the policy issues that matter most.

The power industry is facing unprecedented change. NIPPC acts as a facilitator and a problem solver, with a clear voice on ongoing competitive power issues, as well as the larger structural changes happening in the market.

Our annual conference brings all of this together, as we spend two days creatively exploring the issues facing the power sector.

Register today and join in the conversation with the shapers of national and regional energy policy including:

  • Rich Glick, Chairman, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • John Hairston, Administrator, Bonneville Power Administration
  • Maria Pope, President & CEO, Portland General Electric

Confirmed panelists include:

  • Scott Bolton, PacifiCorp
  • Bruce Rew, Southwest Power Pool
  • Mark Rothleder, California ISO
  • Mary Wiencke, Public Generating Pool
  • Jeff Wood, PowerBridge

Meeting Fees and Registration

The cost to attend the virtual conference includes both sessions on the mornings (Pacific time) of Monday September 14 and Tuesday, September 15.

The cost per person to attend the webinar is $250.

Meeting Fees
NIPPC appreciates the support of our sponsors who have committed to continue supporting us. We have decided that industry colleagues do not need to attend this year as sponsors but if you would like to help us underwrite this year’s program, or if you had already budgeted to do so, please contact Fibi Duke at or call 206-855-5815 for more information.

Meeting Fees and Registration

The fee to attend the meeting includes all conference sessions and networking events. Meals are included where indicated on the program. Room reservations and payment are made separately, directly with Alderbrook Resort. The conference fee does not include the cost of a room.

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Meeting Fees Until July 11 July 12 - Aug. 15 Aug. 16 - Sept. 9
NIPPC Members $1,110 $1,450 $1,650
IPPs / Utilities $1,700 $1,950 $2,150
Industry colleagues / Silver sponsors $2,500 $2,500 $3,000
Government $750 $850 $950
Banquet guest - for an additional spot at our award dinner $75 $75 $75

The rate for industry colleagues includes a Silver sponsorship. Click the link below for sponsorship package details or email for more information.

NIPPC appreciates the support of our sponsors, many of whom come back year after year. Our sponsors help underwrite the event and maintain NIPPC’s reputation for creating a first-class program.

If you are interested in being a sponsor, please contact Fibi Duke at or call 206-855-5815 for more information.


Our meeting will be held at Alderbrook Resort & Spa in Union, Washington. It is a gorgeous spot on the Hood Canal and has been the home of our meeting for over a decade.

Alderbrook is holding rooms at special discounted rates for conference registrants through August 11, 2022. All lodge rooms are $165 per night, and all cottages are $265 per night (plus taxes). Please call the resort directly to make a reservation at: 360-898-2145 and mention NIPPC. Note: you cannot make online reservations for our blocked dates.

Specific questions for Alderbrook, including extended stays and activities, will be handled by our on-site coordinator, Alicia. Her direct line is 360-898-5477.

Alderbrook typically fills up by the end of July so please book early. 

Note: Accommodations are handled directly by attendees and Alderbrook, but if you need help finding a room or an alternative place to stay, you can contact us at

Contact us at or at 206-855-5815

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