Western's Renewable Resources program encourages the voluntary use of renewable resources by Western's wholesale customers. Western offers Federal customers two renewable resource products and facilitates customer access to renewable energy developers. The goal of the program is to identify customers who desire renewable resources in their generation mix and provide the technical and marketing assistance required for them to fully evaluate the option.
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Webinar on community solar programs available online
If you missed Utility Trends in Adopting Community Solar Models, presented by Western in cooperation with the Solar Electric Power Association, you can download the recording and slide presentation from our webinar library. Find out why some utilities see community solar programs as a valuable customer engagement tool, and explore case studies of actual utility programs.
Register for March 25 Tribal renewable development webinar
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mountain Time
Tribal Energy Development Operation and Management Best Practices focuses on tribes that have explored, developed and implemented new energy development organizations and how those organizations serve as a resource for tribal leaders. Presenters will share tips for overcoming the challenges of developing a tribal strategic energy plan, along with best practices in planning and ideas for building public participation in the planning process. Reserve your place today.
Now in its third year, this cooperative production by Western, the Tribal Energy Program and the Office of Indian Energy builds on the material presented in the previous years’ webinars, as well as technical assistance being provided to projects being developed in Indian Country.
The webinars are generally held on the last Wednesday of the month from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain Time, and registration is required.
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