Monday May 18, 2020 7-8 pm – AEE-LI Zoom Webinar Meeting – RSVP Required! Joseph Lopes to present on Covid-19 impacts on Downstate NY System Loads

You are hereby invited to join the Long Island Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers at our upcoming ZOOM meeting on Monday May 18, 2020.  We are pleased to welcome our own Joe Lopes, Secretary/Treasurer of the AEE-Long Island Chapter, who will present on “Covid-19 impacts on Downstate New York System Loads”.

This event will take place on Monday May 18, 2020, 7:00-8:00 pm EDT, via Zoom teleconferencing. There is no charge to attend, but you must RSVP by May 17, 2020 to receive the Zoom Meeting Link by contacting Dr. Robert N. Amundsen, Director of the M.S. in Energy Management Program at

This event is sponsored by the NYIT College of Engineering and Computing Sciences.

This presentation will present an analysis of the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) system loads for the Con Edison/NYPA and LIPA zones.  The analysis includes how they have been affected by the business shutdowns, “stay-at-home” directives and restrictions on selected operations in the Downstate New York area prompted by the efforts to limit the spread of the Covis-19 virus.

Mr. Joseph Lopes is a Senior Principal Consultant for DNV GL, with over 40 years of experience with utility applications such as load analytics, utility energy efficiency and demand response program evaluation, and regulatory support.  Prior to joining DNV GL in 2011, he co-founded Applied Energy Group and served as CFO, and worked for American Electric Power and Stone & Webster.  His local clients include Con Edison, New York Power Authority (NYPA), LIPA/PSEG-LI, and National Grid.  He has also served as Secretary/Treasurer of the AEE-LI Chapter since 2004.