Southeastern Wind News

SEWC and ScottMadden Examine Wind in the Southeast
By Adam Forrer,
September 15 2017

​ScottMadden and the Southeastern Wind Coalition examine wind energy potential in the Southeast: the Opportunities and Barriers

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SEWC’s Statement on the NCGA’s RFP for HB 589
By Adam Forrer,
September 05 2017

​On September 1st, the North Carolina General Assembly released its Request for Proposals under HB 589 which requires an unnecessary study of military activity and potential impacts from wind.

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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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