Energy Law

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I Drink Your Milkshake; Wind Farm Wakes and the Law

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Duration: 60 minutes

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Overview

Wind farms create wakes that impact downwind farms—both causing premature fatigue on downwind turbines and reducing electricity production.  As more windfarms are developed, how bad can the waking become and what legal remedies, if any, do existing wind farms have against construction of a new farm upwind?

Professor DuVivier co-authored an interdisciplinary article that was published recently in the journal Nature Energy: Costs and consequences of wake effects arising from uncoordinated wind energy development, J. K. Lundquist, K. K. DuVivier, D. Kaffine , J. M. Tomaszewski, NATURE ENERGY (November 26, 2018) https://rdcu.be/bb0aS https://www.nature.com/articles/s41560-018-0281-2

In this webinar, Professor DuVivier discusses her coauthors’ economic and atmospheric modeling analysis as well as her research concerning the law related to wind waking.

Duration: 60 minutes

MCLE Credit is not available for this webinar.

Speaker

K.K. Duvivier
Professor of Law
2018 Law Star—Yegge Teaching Excellence Award
Hughes Research Professor 2015-2018
Ricketson Law Building
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Denver, CO

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