Events - July 16, 2013
Upcoming events sponsored by NREL, industry partners and universities are listed below. If you have a question about an event, contact the person listed for the specific event. If no contact is listed, or if you have a more general question about the events page, send your comments to Sarah Barba.
Wind Site Assessor Training
July 1 - August 4, 2013
- Custer , WI
- Contact: Midwest Renewable Energy Association 715-592-6595
The course will work online July 1-28, 2013, and then face-to-face on August 3-4. Participants in this online/hands-on hybrid course will learn how to perform a site assessment for a small wind system. The course will cover how to evaluate a site's wind energy potential, determine wind speeds at proposed heights, make a load profile for a client's energy needs, determine appropriate tower heights, and estimate kWh output for a system based upon wind resources.
July 13 - 17, 2013
- Denver , CO
- Contact: Michelle Malloy, National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
APPA Webinar: Strategic Planning for Utility Boards and City Councils
July 16, 2013
- United States
Once legal and fiduciary duties are met, among the most important aspects of utility governance are establishing the mission/vision for the organization and setting the utility's direction, usually through the strategic planning process. This webinar will examine one of several approaches to utility strategic planning and explain the board and/or council's roles in that process.