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#REINVEST2018 Programme: Session Details


Wednesday 3 October, 2018 1430 - 1600 IST HALL 4B Session Coordinators

A Leap Into The Offshore (Offshore Wind)

Mr Bhanu Pratap Yadav
Joint Secretary, MNRE
E: yadavbp@cag.gov.in
T: 011 24360359
Mr Siddharth Banerji
E: siddharth.banerji@cii.in
T: +91 9582883871

The offshore wind landscape across the world has undergone significant transformation in the recent past. Driven by a sharp fall in cost of generation coupled with the technological advancements in this space, the offshore wind industry is set to play a significant role in the Global energy mix today. India is also planning its first one GW offshore project and has floated an Expression of Interest for the same.

This Session will deliberate upon the opportunities, risks and incentives that the offshore wind industry presents and the latest developments in this field. This session will witness some of the top global experts discussing the emerging international trends and the policy ecosystem required for supporting the growth of this sector.

Discussion Points
•    Latest trends in the field of Offshore Wind including technological developments
•    Development of offshore wind power ecosystem in India
•    How offshore wind can accelerate the growth of renewable capacity in India

Panel Format
Welcome Address
Moderated Panel Discussion
Audience Q&A
Concluding Remarks

 

Barrie Robertson

Barrie Robertson

Senior Business Development Manager - APAC
Innogy Renewables UK

K Balaraman

K Balaraman

Director General
National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE)

M A Atmanand

M A Atmanand

Director
National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT)

Morten Dyrholm

Morten Dyrholm

Global Senior Vice President – Marketing, Public Affairs and Communication
Vestas

Morten Bæk

Morten Bæk

Vice Minister
Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate

Per Vølund

Per Vølund

Project Director
COWI

Raj Gopal

Raj Gopal

Principal Secretary, Energy and Petrochemicals Department
Government of Gujarat

Rajnish Sharma

Rajnish Sharma

Technology Director, Wind & Low Carbon Solutions
Equinor ASA

Steve Sawyer

Steve Sawyer

Senior Policy Advisor
Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC)

Tulsi Tanti

Tulsi Tanti

Chairman & Managing Director
Suzlon Energy Ltd

Ulrik Stridbæk

Ulrik Stridbæk

Vice President, Head of Regulatory Affairs
Ørsted Wind Power