Abstract: Brief geothermal intro with an overview of the Coso facility, including a discussion of some of the issues, problems and solutions that have been encountered and managed. SPEAKER: Chris Ellis, VP & General Manager Coso Operating Co., LLC
Biography:Christopher Ellis is Vice President and General Manager for Coso Operating Company, has been at the Coso Project since 1988. During his tenure, he has held various positions with the company encompassing all aspects of facility operations, maintenance, construction, and administration. He was directly involved in the start-up on eight of the nine power plants at Coso. He obtained his formal training and education in the US Navy’s Nuclear Power Program after attending the University of Arizona.He currently serves as President for the Boards of the Lone Pine Chamber of Commerce and The Geothermal (a non –profit fund raising organization), and is a board member of the East Kern Air Pollution Control District Hearing Board, Indian Wells Valley Economic Development Corporation and The Ridgecrest Regional Hospital.
Location :Tamarack Junction Casino 13101 South Virginia StreetReno, NV 89511
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