Conservation and its role for the future


Speaker: Julia McNally
Position: Planning, Coordinating and Reporting, Conservation Bureau
Company: Ontario Power Authority
Country: Canada

Julia McNally joined the Conservation Bureau, a division of the Ontario Power Authority, in January of 2006 as Manager – Planning, Coordinating and Reporting.  Her responsibilities include advocacy to improve energy efficiency requirements of codes and standards, production of the Annual Report of the Chief Energy Conservation Officer, and strategic planning.

Julia has an LLB from The University of Toronto and an LLM from Cambridge University in the UK.  Julia practiced law for 10 years in the legal aid system and in a private labour firm.  Prior to joining the Conservation Bureau, Julia was the Director of the Tenant Duty Counsel on housing and other issues.  She was also a lead member of the Low Income Energy Network, and their counsel at the Ontario Energy Board.

Julia brings to the Conservation Bureau a strong work ethic and boundless energy.  She looks forward to applying her skills to assist the Bureau in successfully promoting energy efficiency and conservation in the Province of Ontario.