Workshop: Southeast Solar Power & Wildlife/Natural Resources Regional Workshop

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REWI is happy to announce the Southeast Solar Power and Wildlife/Natural Resources Workshop. This is a REWI-planned event hosted by Southern Company at the Georgia Power Headquarters in Atlanta, GA, on June 12-13, 2024.    

This is a hybrid workshop; attendees can participate in-person or virtually.

The workshop will explore the opportunities and challenges for build-out while conserving wildlife in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee.   


Registration & Attendance 

Registration is now closed. If you have a question about your registration, please contact

Registration fees:

  • General: $150
  • Nonprofit/government/academic organizations: $75
SE Solar Workshop Agenda_Website_5.23.2024


Workshop Objectives   

  • Understanding utility-scale solar development and future projections in the Southeastern states and navigating the complexities and potential avenues for growth   
  • Exploring the scientific intricacies of large utility-scale solar energy and wildlife   
  • Analyzing the spectrum of federal, state, and local solar development laws, covering permitting, risk evaluation, and economic perspectives   
  • Creating a platform for problem-solving and fostering improved collaboration among stakeholders  


There are several hotels near Georgia Power Headquarters.



Sponsorship Opportunities 

Thank you to those companies who have pledged their support for this workshop: Southern Company, Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), American Clean Power (ACP), NextEra Energy, EDF Renewables, Silicon Ranch, U.S. Department of Energy, and Quail Forever. 

We are looking for additional sponsors. Sponsorships support REWI’s student scholarship fund and workshop planning.  

For more information on Sponsorship, please view the Sponsor Flyer. 

If you are interested in sponsoring or have questions, please contact Grace Mott (