Navigating Solar Lease Agreements and the Solar Development Process: A Program for NY Farmers and Rural Landowners
Solar projects on farmland are popping up all over New York, including in Essex County.
Join a state-wide virtual meeting for farmers and rural landowners to get answers to your solar leasing questions. This program will feature several live webinars presented by industry experts to help you navigate the solar development process, make informed decisions, and negotiate solar lease agreements.
Date: Tuesday, October 26, 2021
Time: 9:30am to 1:30pm
Location: virtual via zoom
Registration: find link below at http://essex.cce.cornell.edu/,
direct registration link:
Please contact Carly Summers, [email protected] with any questions.
9:30-10:15am: Understanding the Solar Development Process and What Solar Companies are Looking For – with Loren Pruskowski, farmer and solar industry representative, Ecolegacy Values
10:15-11:00am: Understanding Solar Lease Agreements and Tips for Negotiating a Contract – with Scott Kurkoski, Attorney, Levene, Gouldin & Thompson, LLP
11:00-11:30am: Q&A with Morning Presenters
12:30-1:30pm: How Municipal Regulations Affect Solar Development Opportunities at the Local Level – with Jeffrey Kehoe, NYS Department of Ag and Markets
Photo by Mike Lynch, Adirondack Explorer file photo