Upcoming Webinar - May 26, 2010
Here you will learn about the upcoming TAP Webinar that will present on May 26, 2010, and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Technical Assistance Project (TAP) for state and local officials.
At the May 26 TAP Webinar, you will learn how to use online maps to download renewable energy resource data for an area you select. And you will learn how to use Web-based geographical information system (GIS) tools developed at the DOE National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to support biomass, geothermal, solar, and wind projects. In fact, you will receive an overview of all of the GIS tools available online at NREL.
How to Attend
You can attend the Webinar via your desktop computer and phone line free of charge, but you must register in advance to obtain the URL and password for logging on to the video presentation via the Internet and the phone number to connect to the audio.
About the Presenters
There will be two presenters at this Webinar.
Dan Getman is a systems architect with the Data Analysis and Visualization Group at NREL. Getman's expertise includes the analysis and visualization of spatial and temporal data and design and development of analysis driven applications in support of a federal, state, and local agencies.
Ted Quinby works as a GIS application developer at NREL, where his work focuses on the application of innovative mapping and visualization tools to promote the use of renewable energy technologies.
You will find most of the tools to be discussed on the Technology Analysis Models and Toolssection of the NREL Web site for the following technologies: