You've heard how some areas of our country are putting wind to work, creating a more viable energy source for their communities. Now you can learn about the challenges and opportunities of using wind energy in our area.
Speakers and expert panelists will provide overviews of the technology and industry. Breakout sessions will focus on specific aspects of wind energy development, including the following topics:
o the business case for wind energy
o workforce needs in support of the industry
o economic development and supply chain opportunities
o the regulatory environment
o key technical challenges and siting issues
The symposium will be held at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, Penn State University Park, State College, Pennsylvania
For more information or to register for the symposium, visit http://www.outreach.psu.edu/programs/wind-energy/?CID=5.