Southeastern Wind News

Kitty Hawk Wind Energy Area Lease Sale
By Adam Forrer,
March 15 2017

​BOEM will be auctioning off the Kitty Hawk WEA on March 16th. This will be North Carolina’s first lease and serves as a milestone for both the state and the region.

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Amazon Wind Farm Tour a Huge Success
By Adam Forrer,
February 02 2017

​SEWC co-hosted a tour of the Amazon Wind Farm with State Rep. Bob Steinburg and SEWC Board Member Avangrid Renewables for the North Carolina General Assembly. NCGA members got up close and personal with the first utility-scale wind farm in the region and learned about all of the economic benefits associated with the project.

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April Montgomery Elected SEWC Board Chair for 2017
By Adam Forrer,
December 19 2016

April Montgomery, founder of the development firm REAP, was unamiously elected SEWC’s Board Chair for 2017. April joined the Board this year, and will succeed Henry Campen, who was SEWC’s Board Chair for the past four years.

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AWEA Offshore WINDPOWER 2016
By Adam Forrer,
September 07 2016

SEWC will head to Warwick Rhode Island on October 25th - 26th with hundreds of stakeholders during this historic time as the first U.S. wind farm connects to the grid.

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AWEA Wind Energy Forum - Virginia
By Bianca Marie Gartner,
June 20 2016

This month, the American Wind Energy Association hosted the Virginia State Wind Energy Forum at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia in collaboration with partners and colleagues in the state.

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