On November 11, 2022, wind energy expert Roderick E. Wetsel (J.D. ’77) gave a lecture on the legal aspects of wind and solar project development. He discussed the laws and practical issues that confront developers, landowners, and policymakers. He provided insights into the past growth and future expansion of wind and solar energy, both onshore and offshore in the U.S. The lecture was a valuable guide for those new to wind and solar law and an insightful resource for seasoned professionals who have been working in these areas. Mr. Wetsel provided an overview of wind and solar industries, practical practice perspectives, policy discussions, recent industry developments, trends that are shaping the future, real property aspects of development projects, and critical analysis of wind and solar leases.
Watch a video recording of the Master Wind & Solar Class.