Getting to Shovel Ready: A Case Study in Predevelopment Capital

Join Energy Trust of Oregon, the Natural Resources Conservation Service, and Farmers Conservation Alliance to learn how pre-development capital is accelerating irrigation modernization across the West. During this conversation, Energy Trust, NRCS, and FCA will explore lessons learned, best practices, and the impacts of early investment to move projects into construction.

During this webinar, we will discuss:

  • What pre-development capital is
  • How you create shovel-ready projects
  • How pre-development capital accelerates federal investments and project implementation
  • How early investments accelerated projects in Oregon
  • Lessons learned from challenges and successes of project development
  • The role this initial investment has had across the western United States in forming new partnerships