Sessions - WindEurope Offshore 2019


Offshore wind and electrification

System Integration & Electrification

When: Thursday, 28 November 2019, 15:30 - 17:00
Where: A11

Session description

The electrification of industry, heating and transport, both direct and indirect, will be essential to sustaining the business case for a large expansion of offshore wind.

  • How is the range of different technologies and options, including hydrogen and storage, helping to make the most of offshore wind and take it to large consumption centres onshore?
  • What is the regulatory framework needed in order to secure the level of investment needed for the adequate deployment of such technologies?
  • Session chair

    Adrian Timbus

    Vice-President, Head of Portfolio, ABB Power Grids



    Resource assessment for offshore green hydrogen production in Scotland

    Diana Jelenova

    Research Engineer, Wood

    Hydro-pneumatic energy storage: a tailored solution for floating offshore wind

    Daniel Buhagiar

    Post-Doctoral Researcher, University of Malta

    Panel Discussion

    Floristean Alexandru

    Legal and Project Manager, HydrogenEurope

    Cas König

    CEO, Port of Eemshaven

    Danielle Lane

    Head of Market Development Offshore (acting) - Business Area Wind, Vattenfall

    Torben Brabo

    Member of the Board, Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE)

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