Michigan Energy Fair Community and Small Wind program

6th Annual Michigan Energy Fair
June 24th - 26th, 2011
Mason County Fair Grounds,  Ludington, MI 

Registration for the Michigan Energy Fair includes attending the Community and Small Wind program. You may Register Online in advance or at the fair gates. 

Friday, June 24, 2011 Workshops

Community Wind Track

2:00 - 3:50 pm
Wind Energy Basics
Trudy Forsyth, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

4:00 - 4:50 pm
Wind Siting & Zoning in Michigan
John Sarver, Chair, Michigan Wind Working Group

Small Wind Track

2:00 - 2:50 pm
10KW Residential and Commercial Wind Energy Systems in Michigan
Art Toy, Four Elements Energy, Inc.

3:00 - 3:50 pm
Is a Wind System right for you?
Tom Gallery, North Wind Measurement

4:00 - 4:50 pm
How to make Small Wind make Cents
Dan Turner, Windustry

Saturday, June 25, 2011 Workshops

Community Wind Track

10:00 - 10:50 am
Wind Energy Overview - Markets and Challenges
Larry Flowers, American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)

11:00 - 11:50 am
Introduction to Community Wind
Lisa Daniels, Windustry

12:00 - 12:50 pm
Wind Turbine Technician Academy
Cindy Buckley, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

2:00 - 2:50 pm
Cash Flow Projection for a Wind Project
Dan Turner, Windustry

3:00 - 3:50 pm
Education and Community Engagement
Larry Flowers, American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)

4:00 - 4:50 pm
Options for Leasing your Land
Lisa Daniels, Windustry

Small Wind Track

10:00 - 11:50 am
Wind Energy Basics
Trudy Forsyth, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

12:00 - 12:50 pm
Wind Siting & Zoning in Michigan
John Sarver, Chair, Michigan Wind Working Group

2:00 - 2:50 pm
Small Wind Buyers Guide
Trudy Forsyth, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
and Cindy Buckley, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

3:00 - 3:50 pm
Site Assessment for Wind Energy
Tammy Stoner, Wind Power Services LLC

4:00 - 4:50 pm
How to make Small Wind make Cents
Dan Turner, Windustry

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