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Upcoming Events in California

4 event(s).

AWEA Wind Project Operations and Maintenance and Safety Conference 2016

Date: 2/8/2016 to 2/10/2016

Location: San Diego, CA

Source: American Wind Energy Association

This information was last updated on November 08, 2015

The AWEA Wind Project O&M and Safety Conference brings together owners; operators; turbine manufacturers; material suppliers; wind technicians; managers; supervisors; engineers; and occupational environmental, health, and safety professionals to share strategies to manage wind project assets; analyze the environmental, health, and safety challenges workers face; learn about the future of the U.S. O&M market; and network with asset managers, OEMs, and vendors.

Community-Scale Tribal Renewable Energy Workshop

Date: 2/9/2016 to 2/11/2016

Location: Rancho Mirage, CA

Source: U.S. Department of Energy

Agua Caliente Resort and Casino

This information was last updated on December 23, 2015

Tribal leaders and staff are invited to attend the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Indian Energy's community-scale tribal renewable energy workshop, which will walk participants through the process for developing community-scale renewable energy projects on tribal lands. The workshop offers a unique opportunity for participants to learn from renewable energy project experts, get hands-on experience using technology resource assessment tools, explore project case studies, and hear from other tribes about lessons learned. Workshop participants will learn about the steps necessary to develop and finance renewable energy projects on tribal lands, including how to:

  • Assess project potential
  • Determine technology options
  • Select the appropriate business structure for their tribe's energy projects
  • Understand the various financing options
  • Issue and evaluate requests for proposals
  • Plan for project operation and maintenance.

The workshop is limited to elected tribal leaders, tribal executives, and tribal staff. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required. Register now to secure your spot by emailing tribalworkshops@nrel.gov or calling 303-275-3005.

Wind Power Finance and Investment Summit 2016

Date: 2/9/2016 to 2/11/2016

Location: San Diego, CA

Phone: 818-888-4444

Source: Infocast Network

This information was last updated on January 08, 2016

The annual Wind Power Finance and Investment Summit offers networking opportunities to connect with wind industry developers, yieldcos and yield-oriented vehicles, tax equity investors, lenders, private equity funds and other investors, turbine suppliers, power purchase agreement offtakers, customers, and more. Attendees can build new business connections and strengthen existing partnerships.

KidWind Challenge Event - Coachella Valley, CA

Date: 2/27/2016

Location: Desert Hot Springs, CA

Source: KidWind Project

This information was last updated on January 07, 2016

When students participate in a KidWind Challenge, they will discover the promise and limitations of wind energy technology; design a functional wind turbine based on their knowledge of wind energy; create a wind turbine of their own and test its performance; and compete against peers for the most creative funcitonal turbine.