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Join Your Local Chamber Colleagues, Legislator, and More for a Conversation about the Future of Economic Development and Clean Energy in NC

Join the Elizabeth City Chamber, other local chamber CEOs and economic development officials from across North Carolina for a conversation with Rep. Bob Steinburg (R-1) about the Amazon wind farm project in Perquimans and Pasquotank counties and what opportunities there are for the state’s pursuit of Amazon’s recently-announced “HQ2.”

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 11:00 a.m. to noon ET

Dial in: (800) 791-2345

Code: 26765

All local chambers and chamber member businesses welcome.

Rep. Bob Steinburg (R-1)

Rep. Bob Steinburg (R-1)

Mike Hindenach, President, Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce

Mike Hindenach, President, Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce

Wayne Harris, Director, Pasquotank Economic Development Commission

Wayne Harris, Director, Pasquotank Economic Development Commission

Theresa Kostrzewa, Founder of Capitol Advantage and Lobbyist for Amazon

Theresa Kostrzewa, Founder of Capitol Advantage and Lobbyist for Amazon

North Carolina's first wind farm, Amazon Wind Farm US East, has generated millions in tax revenue and land lease payments. The Elizabeth City Area alone has already attracted more than $18 million in investments and $1.1 million annually in landowner payments and taxes from wind energy.

Now that Amazon has announced they are accepting proposals for a second headquarters, North Carolina has an opportunity to continue receiving investment from the technology giant. 

But growing clean energy statewide will be key -- to Amazon and an increasing number of companies. 

Join us to learn more! 

Briefing call details:

Dial in: (800) 791-2345

Code: 26765

Earlier Event: October 11
Join us at CACCE in Spartanburg, SC
Later Event: October 25
Join us at PACP in Clarion, PA