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Greenberg Traurig’s Thomas Brill to Speak at International Biomass Conference & Expo

ORANGE COUNTY – Jan. 15, 2020 –  Thomas R. Brill of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP will speak at the International Biomass Conference & Expo, Feb. 4, in Nashville, Tennessee. 
Brill, Of Counsel in Greenberg Traurig’s Orange County office, will speak on a panel titled “Biogas Market Outlook: Understanding the Trajectory of the Sector and the Policies Driving its Forward Momentum.”  In his comments, Brill will examine the status of the various state incentive programs to promote renewable fuel production and suggest additional ways for states to promote production of biogas and other renewable fuels for transportation and other uses.  

According to their website, the International Biomass Conference & Expo is a three-day event that “unites industry professionals from all sectors of the world’s interconnected biomass utilization industries—biobased power, thermal energy, fuels and chemicals.” The 2020 conference will feature “30-plus panels and more than 100 speakers, including 90 technical presentations on topics ranging from anaerobic digestion and gasification to pyrolysis and combined heat and power.”
Brill is a member of the firm’s Energy and Natural Resources Practice. He has deep legal and management experience in the energy industry and has represented clients in virtually every electricity and natural gas restructuring proceeding in California for over three decades. Brill also has comprehensive experience in regulatory litigation, as well as strategy and policy development to address rapidly changing laws, regulations, and market dynamics as well as technological disruptions that are leading to significant changes in the energy industry. Brill also has comprehensive experience addressing issues related to the integration of central station and distributed renewable generation, including electricity storage, smart grid technologies, and the impacts of utility rate design and cost allocation on competitive entry by third party providers and utility stranded cost exposure.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Energy & Natural Resources Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s Energy & Natural Resources Practice has broad transactional, regulatory, and litigation experience across many sectors of the energy industry, including oil and gas, LNG, electricity, coal, wind, solar and other renewable energy sources. The firm’s exceptional multi-office platform, including key offices in major energy centers, enables us to serve and implement legal strategies for energy clients throughout the U.S. and internationally.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2100 attorneys in 41 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.