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EBC Seminar Series on Land-Based Wind Energy Session 2 – Siting and Project Development
May 29, 2008 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
EBC Seminar Series on Land-Based Wind Energy – Session 2
Wind energy is one of the fastest growing energy systems in the world. In the United States, wind-powered generating capacity is growing at a rate of 25%-30% per year.
This second seminar, of a two part series of seminars on Land-Based Wind Energy in New England, will present wind developers, consultants, regulators and environmental advocates to focus in more detail on siting approvals and project development.
Key topics include:
– Federal & State Approvals
– Local Zoning and Planning
– Transmission Interconnection
– Technical Environmental Data
– Overcoming Opposition
– Impact on Birds
– Wetlands Regulations
– Airport Flight Path Issues