Regional Energy Leaders Discuss Response to COVID-19 Pandemic
The third installment of The New England Council’s “Leading in a Crisis“ virtual event series took place on Thursday, May 28, 2020. “Leading in a Crisis: Energy” featured three respected leaders from the region’s energy sector who shared how they have worked to ensure energy reliability during this time of crisis. The panel included:
Jim Hunt, Senior Vice President for Regulatory Affairs & Chief Communications Officer, Eversource Energy
Marcy Reed, Massachusetts President & Executive Vice President of US Policy & Social Impact, National Grid
During a virtual discussion moderated by NEC President & CEO Jim Brett, the panelists explained how their businesses have worked to ensure continuity of service while also keeping their employees and customers safe. They also discussed how energy demands in the region have shifted as businesses and schools have closed and both work and learning have shifted to remote.