Date/Time: March four, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT)
Demand for photo voltaic power continues to speed up. Signed energy buy agreements exceeding 70 GW will end in greater than 500,000 acres of latest PV photo voltaic by the top of 2024, with tens of millions extra acres to observe. However naked floor or turfgrass on photo voltaic amenities can contribute to the widespread decline in biodiversity, inflicting new challenges to the sustainability of ecosystems and agriculture.
How can photo voltaic power align the local weather disaster and the biodiversity disaster? PV photo voltaic design and land administration practices provide the potential to amplify the sustainability and biodiversity advantages of photo voltaic.
On this webcast, forward-thinking power advocates and patrons will inform how they’re utilizing procurement to speed up innovation within the photo voltaic trade and understand extra environmental raise for his or her tasks and types. Among the many issues you’ll study:
How the vegetation beneath and round photo voltaic tasks can present quite a few system and ecosystem service advantages, together with extra sequestered carbon and elevated abundance of pollinators
Why Clif Bar & Firm and Financial institution of America determined to pursue these practices
How one can guarantee responses to your RFPs embrace tasks with amplified sustainability and biodiversity advantages
Joel Makower, Chairman & Govt Editor, GreenBiz Group
Elysa Hammond, SVP of Environmental Stewardship, Clif Bar & Firm
Beth Wytiaz, SVP World Environmental Operations, Financial institution of America
Rob Davis, Founder, Heart for Pollinators in Power, Contemporary Power
If you cannot tune in reside, please register and we are going to e-mail you a hyperlink to entry the archived webcast footage and assets, accessible to you on-demand after the webcast.