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Renewable Energy Development on Federal Lands 2014

July 16, 2014 12:30PM MDT to July 17, 2014 10:00PM MDT

Denver, Colorado

Through presentations and panel discussions, attendees at this conference will have the opportunity to:

  • Discuss the requirements and objectives of the various Federal agencies involved in siting and approving renewable energy projects on Federal Land
  • Identify common permitting and siting issues through proactive analysis
  • Examine the current federal incentives and loan guarantee programs
  • Identify both the necessity and opportunities to work with the DoD
  • Review the elements of a successful renewable energy projects from inception to generation of first MWs
  • Explore the role of NGOs and other stakeholder groups in the approval process and discuss how to work effectively with them
  • Review transmission, infrastructure and interconnection issues on federal Lands and discuss workable solutions
  • Explore special circumstances associated with tribal lands and Indian country
  • Discuss current and pending legislation that impacts renewables development
  • Examine the future and prospects for renewable development on federal lands