Federal Utility Partnership Working Group (FUPWG) Spring 2013

Live Training

May 22-23, 2013
San Francisco, California

Sign-Up Information

The sign-up site is now open.

  • Deadline: May 17, 2013
  • Fee: $165


View the agenda. Session highlights include:

  • Combined Heat and Power
  • UESC Case Studies
  • Meeting Metering Requirements
  • Edison Electric Institute Update on Energy Security, Smart Grid and Distributed Generation
  • FEMPs Large Project Renewable Energy Development Playbook
  • Top Ten Energy Conservation Solutions from Silicon Valley
  • Utility Infrastructure Improvements Using GSA Areawide
  • Sustainability in GSA Buildings
  • Meeting Metering Requirements
  • Tour of Pacific Energy Center


The 2013 Spring FUPWG Seminar will be held at the Hilton San Francisco Financial District.


Hilton San Francisco Financial District
750 Kearny St.
San Francisco, CA 94108


Reservations can be secured by calling 800-424-8292. We encourage you to reserve your room today. The block is filling quickly and these special rates will not be available after block is full. Please reference FUPWG1 for Federal rate and FUPWG2 for Non-government rate. The government rate is only available to Federal employees. The hotel reservation cut-off date is Friday, May 3. Guest check in time is 3 p.m.; check out time is 12 p.m.

In the event that a guest who has reserved a room within group room block checks out prior to his or her reserved checkout date, an early departure fee of $50 will be charged to that guest's individual account. Guests wishing to avoid this fee must advise the hotel about changes in their scheduled length of stay during or before check-in. The hotel will inform members of the group of this fee upon check-in.

Networking Event

Hilton San Francisco Financial District
Wednesday evening, May 22, 2013


  • San Francisco International Airport: 13 miles
  • Oakland International Airport: 21 miles

Airport Transfers
Reserve your airport shuttle.

One way costs for the Super Shuttle from local airports:

  • SFO (i.e. San Francisco International Airport) = $17 per person Each Way
  • OAK (i.e. Oakland Airport) = $27 per person Each Way for the 1st person, 2nd person traveling together costs only $15
  • SJC (i.e. San Jose Airport) = $75 per person Each Way for the 1st person, 2nd person traveling together costs only $15

Related Information

Advanced Utility Energy Services Contracting (UESC) Workshop
Monday and Tuesday, May 20-21, 2013

This new advanced workshop will examine strategies and methods used by experienced contracting officers and their technical teams from project development to contract award and post-acceptance. Attendees will work through exercises designed to develop a project using templates and samples. Priority registration will be given to contracting officers, contracting specialists, and other Federal employees.

Register for the Advanced UESC Workshop.

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