Proceedings of the Workshop on 'The Assessment of Potential and Promotion of New Generation Renewable Energy Technologies' - Brussels, 22 March 2011

15-03-2011

The aim of the workshop was to assess the potential for the development and deployment of new renewable energy technologies in the field of solar power, ocean energy and geothermal energy. The invited speakers explored the main features of these technologies, their technological capacities, potential and limits, and their environmental impact. They also reviewed the economics of the sector, assessing both capital costs and electricity generation costs.

The aim of the workshop was to assess the potential for the development and deployment of new renewable energy technologies in the field of solar power, ocean energy and geothermal energy. The invited speakers explored the main features of these technologies, their technological capacities, potential and limits, and their environmental impact. They also reviewed the economics of the sector, assessing both capital costs and electricity generation costs.

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Milou Beerepoot (Renewable Energy Division, International Energy Agency - IEA), Ruggero Bertani (Geothermal Business Development, Enel S.p.A.), Anthony Brenninkmeijer (HINICIO), Max Carcas (Pelamis Wave Power, Edinburgh), Luis Crespo (Protermosolar, Spain), Antonio Falcão (Technical University of Lisbon) and Arnulf Jäger-Waldau (EC Joint Research Centre, Ispra)