Thursday, November 7, 2019
2:00 – 3:30 PM Eastern
Presenter: Michael Speerschneider, Senior Director of Permitting Policy and Environmental Affairs, American Wind Energy Association
The NWCC hosted a webinar providing an introduction to wind energy for those working in a wind-wildlife or related field. Presenter Michael Speerschneider, Senior Director of Permitting Policy and Environmental Affairs for the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), provided background on wind project siting and development, including discussing opportunities and constraints for wind energy from the perspective of permitting, engineering, and economics, and discuss application of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Land Based Wind Energy Guidelines. The webinar included a Q&A session.