Handbook on Siting Renewable Energy Projects While Addressing Environmental Issues
By: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Solar Energy | Wind Energy
This guide provides an overview of, and resources for, siting renewable energy projects on environmentally degraded lands. It highlights tools and resources developed in furtherance of EPA’s RE-Powering America’s Land: Siting Renewable Energy on Potentially Contaminated Land and Mine Sites. It assists interested parties with site feasibility assessments and provides considerations for integrating renewable energy development into site remediation strategies.