Renewable Energy Alternatives For Today’s World


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.

Topics will include:

  • Welcome/Introduction-Goals & Objectives
    -Sharon Denison, Chairman-Badlands RC&D
  • Wind Power energy alternatives-50KW & under
    -Jeremy Anderson, POWER PLUS Electric, LLC.
  • Sun Power energy alternatives
    -Dwight Patterson, GENPRO
  • Funding Avenues for Your Energy Project
    Nancy Clark, USDA-Rural Development
  • ‘Buying in' to the Wind Energy Process: The ‘Business of Business'-Leasing/Investing
    -Steve Wegman, Executive Director, South Dakota Wind Energy Association
  • A Working Energy Cooperative in Action
    -Steve Wegman, Representing Fall River Wind Cooperative
  • Soil Quality/Water Conservation Demonstration: Rainfall/Runoff Simulation
    -Jeff Hemenway, USDA/NRCS Conservation Agronomist


Martin Activity Center
201 Fifth Avenue
Martin, SD 57551

For more information, contact:
David Vinson
Badlands Resource & Development Coordinator
(605)-685-6629 Ex 4
[email protected]







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