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Celebrating 150 Years in Garrett County, Maryland: 1872-2022

Landowners and Renewables

There are many things landowners need to take into consideration when approached by an energy company interested in leasing land for renewable projects.  It is highly recommended that any person considering leasing land to an energy company contact a lawyer to assist in protecting the landowner's interests.  
Leasing resources: 
Land Leasing for Renewable Energy Projects - a workshop held at Garrett College on May 12, 2016:
Presentation: Solar (And Other) Clean Energy Investment Options: Tips to Help You Select a Good Clean Energy Investment Option, a Decision Support/Opinion by Rebecca Rush with Community Renewable Energy 
To Contact the Presenter:  
Rebecca Rush, Program Manager, Community Renewable Energy (CRE) Educational Programs, a 501(c)(3) tax exempt not for profit organization
Other Resources for landowners:
Renewable Energy Articles at the Maryland Risk Management Education Blog:
Companies known to be approaching landowners in Garrett County for potential renewable projects: