American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry. POWER GENERATION. Presented By: David Crouse Sithe Global Daniel M. Drewry Drewry Simmons Vornehm , LLP. Statistics. U.S GENERATED 4,143 billion kilowatt hours of electricity in 2011 (1.5kW/person)
American Bar Association
Forum on the Construction Industry
Daniel M. Drewry
Drewry Simmons Vornehm, LLP
2011 STATISTICS (ROUNDED)
POWER GENERATION TRENDS
Gas CC growthPrice/Efficiency
PV Solar growthRegulatory/Price
SOURCE: GTM Research and SEIAM Research and SEIA
Developing, designing, purchasing, constructing, and starting up a large power generation facility is a complex, risky business that involves the management of thousands of interface points and requires extensive planning and coordination.
Energy Information Administration, Annual Energy Outlook 2012. June 2012, DOE/EIA-0383(2012).
1,110 miles of cable and wire
may be used.
This much wire would stretch from
Denver to Chicago.
Legal Issues Presented by Power Construction Projects