For both large and small communities, there is growing interest in achieving 100 percent clean or renewable energy. A free SolSmart webinar on Tuesday, June 23 at 2:00 p.m. ET will provide an overview of the approaches to setting renewable energy goals and processes for identifying the most impactful and appropriate implementation strategies, including considerations related to the COVID-19 crisis. The webinar will highlight case studies from communities that have developed renewable energy plans.
Confirmed speakers include Daniel Falk, Project Manager at The Solar Foundation; Debra Perry, Senior Associate, The Cadmus Group; Jeremiah LeRoy, Sustainability Officer, Buncombe County, North Carolina; and Steve Hubble, Deputy Environmental Manager, Department of Public Works, City of Boise, Idaho. This webinar provides one AICP CM continuing education credit.
This is the first in a series of three webinars on expanding renewable energy footprints at the local level. Register now and you’ll have the option to join two additional webinars: “Using Community Choice Aggregation to Support the Expansion of Renewable Energy” and “How Local and Regional Governments Can Buy Renewable Energy and Support Market Development.” Dates for both these additional webinars will be announced soon.