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By popular request, here are the presentations from the Brown to Green: Make the Connection to Renewable Energy Conference held in Santa Fe, New Mexico. They are in PDF format (About PDF).

Bullet Star New Mexico Clean Energy Initiatives
Joanna Prokop (PDF, 29 slides, 3.5 MB), Cabinet Secretary,
New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department

Bullet Star Renewable Energy Initiative on Contaminated Lands: Why should they be considered? What are the issues? What benefits do they have? What has worked to date?
Stephen Hoffman (PDF, 16 slides, 122 KB), Senior Environmental Scientist
US EPA Office of Solid Waste

Bullet Star US Department of Defense's and Department of Energy's Perspective in Developing Renewable Energy Projects on Legacy Properties
Dick Fate (PDF, 13 slides, 1.1 MB), Technical Manager, Sandia National Laboratories
Michelle Price (PDF, 19 slides, 575 KB), Energy Manager, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada

Bullet Star National Renewable Energy Laboratory/EPA Mapping Project and Inventory of Environmentally Impacted Sites in New Mexico
Penny McDaniel (PDF, 43 slides, 4.5 MB), Environmental Scientist
Office of Policy Analysis
US Environmenal Protection Agency
Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response

Bullet Star Brown to Green: What Makes the Deal Work at Contaminated Sites

Infrastructure Considerations
Joe Brunner (PDF, 7 slides, 394 KB), Environmental Manager, Freeport McMoRan
Jesse Atkinson (PDF, 26 slides, 2 MB), Project Developer, First Solar
Otto Van Geet (PDF, 7 slides, 986 KB), Senior Engineer, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Financial Considerations
Fernando Martinez (PDF, 5 slides, 370 KB), Director, New Mexico EMNRD Energy Conservation and Management Division
Charles Costenbader (PDF, 21 slides, 1.2 MB), Associate Director, Macquarie Cook Power Inc.

Bullet Star State/Federal Regulatory Considerations
Marcy Leavitt (PDF, 4 slides, 18 KB), Director, Water and Waste Management Division, New Mexico Environment Department
Shahid Mahmud (PDF, 12 slides, 940 KB), Environmental Engineer, US EPA Office of Site Remediation and Technology Innovation
Tracy Hughes (PDF, 4 slides, 37 KB), General Counsel, New Mexico Environment Department
Bill Merhege (PDF, 5 slides, 755 KB), Deputy State Director, US Bureau of Land Management

Bullet Star Renewable Energy on Tribal Lands
Sandra K. Begay-Campbell (PDF, 11 slides, 1.1 MB), Principal, Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratory
Greg Kaufman (PDF, 16 slides, 1.5 MB), Environmental Scientist, Jemez Pueblo
David Melton (PDF, 26 slides, 2.5 MB), President/CEO, Sacred Power Corporation

Bullet Star Siting Criteria for Solar, Wind, Geothermal, Biomass and Clean Fuels Projects - A Developer's Perspective
Thomas R. Mancini (PDF, 7 slides, 622 KB), Program Manager, Solar Thermal Technology, Sandia National Labs
Ed Henderson (PDF, 5 slides, 108 KB), Principal, Source Technologies, Inc.
Greg Nelson (PDF, 9 slides, 314 KB), Executive Director, Public Service Company of New Mexico



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