Permitting Wind Porjects on Federal Lands - Webinar

2009
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Webinar - The panel will discuss the current siting and permitting processes on
Federal lands, and explore how the allocation of land and some of the
new permitting mechanisms might affect current applicants and future
developments.

One of the prime stumbling blocks in developing solar and wind energy has been dealing with siting and permitting issues on federal lands. Congress is considering changing the mechanisms used to determine land use rights on public land for both wind and solar. What impacts will this and other actions have on the opportunity to develop renewable energy projects, and how long before the tangible effects are felt?

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