The Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) today announced the keynote speakers for the GEA Geothermal Energy Finance Forum in San Francisco. Anne Simpson of CalPERS and Karen Douglas from the California Energy Commission will address attendees at the Forum. On January 18, the GEA will convene the financial community at San Francisco's Marriott Marquis for the forum, which unites the finance and investment communities of the East and West coasts and features a tutorial on geothermal energy investment with top experts in the field, including Simpson and Douglas. GEA thanks Finance Forum Gold Level sponsor SNC Lavalin, a company with a thermal team that has successfully completed over 60,000 MW of thermal power projects worldwide, while also committed to achieving a superior financial return for its shareholders.