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Full Schedule

Full Schedule

  • Tuesday, July 20, 2021
  • 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM ET
    Welcome & Opening Session

    Chair: Jodie Gless Eldridge – NextEra Energy Resources

    Keynote Speaker: Christy Goldfuss – Center for American Progress

  • 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM ET
    Applications and Perspectives of the Land-Based Wind Energy Guidelines
  • 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM ET
    Benefits of Renewable Energy Co-Location
  • 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET
    Choose the Path of No Change Orders

    Speaker: Tom Furgason – Olsson

    Speaker: Nate Morris, PE – Olsson

  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021
  • 11:00 AM – 11:10 AM ET
    Opening Remarks

    Co-Chair: Marisa Mitchell, MA, MBA – Intersect Power

  • 11:10 AM – 12:10 PM ET
    Mobilizing Support: Standing Up to Clean Energy Misinformation and Front Groups

    Moderator: Dahvi A. Wilson, Masters of Environmental Management – Apex Clean Energy

    Presenter: Jamie Henn – Fossil Free Media

    Presenter: Hillary Aidun, JD – Sabin Center for Climate Change Law

    Presenter: Andrew Buchman – Acorn International

    Presenter: Dave Anderson – Energy and Policy Institute

    Social License & Community Engagement

  • 1:10 PM – 2:10 PM ET
    The Intersection of Solar and Wildlife: What We Know and What Questions Remain
  • Thursday, July 22, 2021
  • 11:00 AM – 11:10 AM ET
    Opening Remarks
  • 11:10 AM – 12:10 PM ET
    Circular Economy: Decommissioning Considerations for Renewable Energy Projects
  • 1:10 PM – 2:10 PM ET
    Project Siting and a 'Just' Energy Transition
  • 2:45 PM – 2:55 PM ET
    Closing Remarks
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    Aligning Energy Transition Policy with Endangered Species Conservation Needs
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    Automated remote monitoring and species detection of birds in wind farms.
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    Bioseco Bird Protection System – easy way to protect birds at windfarms
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    Comparison of Bat Activity Recorded by Acoustic Detectors and Thermal Cameras at a Meteorological Tower.
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    Deep Learning and Computer Vision for Wildlife Observation at Renewable Energy Sites
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    Eagle Protection and Offset Program
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    Effective power pole mitigation for offsetting eagle incidental take at renewable energy facilities
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    Effective stakeholder engagement: New York State’s Technical Working Groups
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    Expanding Corporate Sustainability Reporting: the role of vegetation at ground-mounted solar facilities
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    Initial Results - A Multi-Sensor Approach for Measuring Bird and Bat Collisions with Wind Turbines
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    Integrating AI to Streamline Image Analysis and Improve Detection for Industry-related Wildlife Surveys
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    Meeting the Money: Siting and Permitting a Renewable Energy Project For Successful Project Financing
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    Permitting Deterrents, or Deterrents to Permitting?
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    Pollinator-Friendly Photovoltaic (PV) Solar Energy: A Review and Comparison of State Policies and Programs
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    Review and Cost Summary of Published Wind Habitat Conservation Plans (HCPs)
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    Stakeholder Engagement: How to Connect in Times of Social Distancing
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    The Regulatory Void of Battery Energy Storage Systems
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    Up Scaling: Capacity Maximization under Noise Siting Constraints as Turbines Grow in Size
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    Use of Technology for Detecting Wildlife Mortality at Wind Turbines
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    What We've Learned About Wildlife Fatalities and Increasing Turbine Size