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Navigating Solar Lease Agreements and the Solar Development Process

  • Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Update: Due to the closures of our offices to the public we will no longer be hosting the in-person webinar. Online registrations are still available. 

A Program for NY Farmers and Rural Landowners

You have the opportunity to lease your farmland to a solar energy company! It sounds like a sweet deal, and you are interested but you are not sure just how it works...

Join CCE of Columbia and Greene Counties at an in-person 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. 

Registration: Online Registration: 

Navigating Solar Lease Agreements Registration Link

Meeting Agenda

9:30-10:15 am: 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:UnderstandingSolarLeaseAgreementsandTipsforNegotiatingaContract - with Scott Kurkoski, Attorney, Levene, Gouldin & Thompson, LLP


11:30am-12:30pm:Break. Refreshments will be provided but please bring your own lunch.

12:30-1:30pm: How Municipal Regulations Affect Solar Development Opportunities at the Local Level- with Jeffrey Kehoe, NYS Department of Ag and Markets



Last updated October 20, 2021