Local Planning For Solar Energy — Berkeley Law Webinar
Free event on December 11th, 10-11am, features the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research
The webinars keep coming! Berkeley Law is hosting another free webinar next week on best practices for integrating integrating small- and medium-scale solar energy policies into local general plans. Joining us once again will be Chris Calfee from the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR), who will provide the latest on the general plan guidelines update process.
The free, web-based event will take place on Dec. 11th (next Thursday) from 10 to 11am. It will cover the Center for Law, Energy and the Environment’s (CLEE) new guidance report on renewable energy planning, which highlights best policy practices for both small-scale rooftop (ancillary) and medium-scale (primary) solar projects. It includes sample general plan policy language regarding 10 PV-supportive strategies, as well as guidance on financing mechanisms. We’ll have time for audience Q&A.
Ethan Elkind is the Director of the Climate Change and Business Program, with a joint appointment at UC Berkeley School of Law and UCLA School of Law. In this capacity, h…READ more