Wind energy symposium seeking local participants
The symposium is co-sponsored by the Berkshire Regional Planning Com mission as a very important step in understanding residents' perceptions and understanding of wind energy project siting in the region. It is funded through a National Science Foundation grant to Dr. Roopali Phadke of Macalester College.
June 22, 2012
in Berkshire Eagle
NORTH ADAMS -- A Western Massachusetts Wind Energy Landscape Symposium will be held next month to gauge the public attitudes toward forms of wind energy development in their communities.
The July 26 symposium at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in North Adams is aimed at developing a set of best practices about local wind energy siting.
During this event, participants will discuss the opportunities and impacts of wind energy development and engage in interactive wind energy scenario planning. In addition to this event, wind energy symposia have been conducted in Laramie County, Wyo., Manistee County, Mich., and Clay County,... [continue via Web link]