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Timothy W.

Lohner
American Electric Power 1 Riverside Plaza, Columbus, Ohio 43215 614/716-1255 twlohner@aep.com

Experience and Highlights


Environmental policy and strategy; regulatory testimony preparation; environmental disclosure reporting (GRI, CDP, DJSI, Bloomberg); ecosystem service and biodiversity program development, regulatory compliance audits; representative to industry groups and state advisory committees; agency negotiation and noncompliance resolution; knowledge of CWA, RCRA, CERCLA, FIFRA and SDWA requirements; NPDES, UIC and Oil & Gas permitting; biological field studies; toxics monitoring programs; quality assurance project planning; health and environmental risk assessment; chemical and bacteriological monitoring of public water supplies; graduate level teaching and university lectures; author and co-author of environmental articles and book, Sound Science, Junk Policy.
Coordinated AEPs participation in the 2012 International EcoSummit Conference, organizing a session on sustainability with speakers from USEPA, Ontario Power Generation, Stanford University, the European Institute for Energy and Resources for the Future. Obtained Underground Injection Control (UIC) and Well Work Permits for combined carbon capture and storage project at the AEP Mountaineer Plant in New Haven, WV, the first such project in the world. Managed AEP response to EPA Steam Electric Effluent Guidelines ICR (information collection request) for 24 power plants, which included almost 24,000 pages of documents, diagrams and engineering reports. Secured $767,000 in AEP R&D funding to conduct research on ecosystem services, water quality trading and Ohio River ecological studies; innovative, multi-facility, fish population study was conducted at a cost savings of over $6 million. Developed and implemented a program at five Midwest power plant ash ponds to assess the use of limnological principals for managing water quality at a significant savings over conventional treatment technologies.

Education
Ph.D. Ohio State University, Environmental Toxicology, 1987. M.S. Ohio State University, Aquatic Toxicology, 1983. B.S. University of Cincinnati, Biology, 1981, Magna Cum Laude.

Professional Activities
Utility Water Act Group Edison Electric Institute Electric Power Research Institute Indiana Energy Association Indiana Manufacturers Association Ohio Environmental Professionals Network Speaker, Ohio State University

Employment
American Electric Power, Columbus, OH, 7/92 to present. Principal Environmental Specialist Virginia Power, Richmond, VA, 10/87 to 7/92 Senior Environmental Specialist Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 9/85 to 9/87. Graduate Fellow and Research Associate Ohio EPA, Columbus, OH, 10/83 to 9/85. Environmental Scientist Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 9/81 to 9/83. Graduate Fellow, Teaching and Research Assoc. University of Cincinnati, Cinti., OH, 2/81 to 9/81. Research Assistant

Honors
Technology Transfer Awards, EPRI, 2007, 2011, 2013 Service Award, Indiana Energy Assoc., 2012 AEP Key Contributor Award, March 2010 Research Champion Award, EPRI, 2003 Best Practice Award, Industry Specialist, Columbus Public Schools Edgerly Toxicology Award, Ohio State University Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Presidential Fellowship, Ohio State University University Fellowship, Ohio State University Rev. 1/13