Nixon Peabody Sponsors Environmental Conferences

On July 19-20 in San Francisco, CA, The Institute for Professional and Executive Development, Inc. (IPED) will present Green Homes and Sustainable Communities 2007: The Annual National Symposium on Green Affordable Housing & Community Development. This two-day conference will focus on key concepts and principles of green design, building and site development; costs and benefits of sustainable new construction and rehabilitation; practical experiences and lessons learned from green building projects; tax credits and other financial tools and incentives for “going green”; and federal, state and local public policy trends, all particularly geared toward affordable housing and community development projects.

On July 25-27 in Santa Fe, NM, The Institute for Professional and Executive Development, Inc. (IPED) will present Financing Wind Power: The Future of Energy. This two-day conference with optional pre-conference seminar will focus on wind finance basics; legislation and policies affecting wind energy; regulatory roadblocks and site concerns; best practices for financing, warranties, debt and tax structuring; issues and tactics for locally owned, locally beneficial wind projects; and methods for raising funds to fuel wind energy companies.