11:30 - 13:00 Environmental case studies: global gain, no local pain!
Environmental impacts & social acceptance
Room: C 2.2
The session will explore case studies and experiences on environmental impacts and will draw lessons for similar projects. There will be a focus on repowering, environmental impact assessments and wildlife.
You attended this session?
- List top tips for mitigating environmental impact;
- List approaches to optimise the Environmental Impact Assessment process;
- Identify opportunities and challenges moving forward.
Biologist / Project Manager, ACHLI - Associação de Conservação do Habitat do Lobo Ibérico, Portugal
Creation and management of a compensatory scheme: wind farms and wolf habitat conservation in Portugal
Principal Consultant, Natural Power Consultants Ltd., United Kingdom
Environmental impact of repowering/refurbishing projects – optimising outcome in a levelised cost of energy marketplace
Physicist-Environmentalist, ENTEKA SA, Greece
Large scale wind farms in Natura 2000 area: technical and legislative tools to mitigate potential environmental impacts