Oklahoma City, OK - Find out how your manufacturing business can become part of the emerging wind industry supply chain. Oklahoma manufacturers: Are you interested in learning about the following:
Learn how wind energy incentives from the February 2009 American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA) will allow the industry to continue to grow during an economic downturn and will create new ways of financing wind projects at the AWEA Finance & Investment Workshop. This one day workshop will offer a first look at financing projects under these new programs, including the U.S. Treasury grant program and U.S. Department of Energy Loan Guarantee program.
Ames, IA - Topics include:
- Wind Energy Potential & Alternatives
- Easements & Legal Considerations
- Questions & Answers
Skokie, Illinois - The Alliance for Lifelong Learning and Oakton Community College in Skokie, Illinois, will sponsor an introductory wind power class.
This challenging course will give you a basic understanding of wind power generation. The classes will cover how a wind turbine works, how to estimate the production at a given site, wind resources, making economic calculations, understanding the issues on siting and installing a wind power system.
Detroit, MI - Held in conjunction with the AWEA Small and Community Wind Conference & Exhibition, this workshop will attract representatives from a diverse range of markets to discuss the wind industry's need to strengthen and expand its national supply chain to keep up with growing demand for wind energy and to increase domestic manufacturing of wind turbines and their components for homes and farms, and utility grade wind projects.
Minneapolis, MN - The AWEA Wind Resource and Project Energy Assessment Workshop, September 30-October 1, will take a technical look at various topics from a comparison of modeling techniques and examining sources of uncertainty, to post construction topics that focus on turbine performance and operational assessments.
Martin, SD - The Badlands RC&D Council along with Bennett & Shannon County Conservation Districts will present a workshop on Renewable Energy Alternatives For Today's World: Sun-Wind-Water at the Martin Activity Center, in Martin, SD on May 28, 2009, 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Mitchell, SD - The Wind for Schools Program and The National Energy Education Development (NEED) Project are pleased to announce the upcoming Wind for Schools South Dakota Educator Workshop. Classroom teachers involved and interested in the Wind for Schools Program will have a unique opportunity to learn about wind energy, wind generated electricity, and the use of data produced from wind installations in their classrooms. The workshop will be held June 1, 2009 from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm at Mitchell Technical Institute.
Perrysburg, OH - Attendees from the region will have the opportunity to hear from expert speakers, learn about green collar jobs and interact with companies at the free tradeshow. Windustry Program Analyst Melissa Peterson will be one of the speakers.
Location: Owens Community College, Audio/Visual Classroom Center, 30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg, Ohio 43551. Contact: [email protected] or 614-985-6131.