Final Rural-Res Conference â€œPromoting the use of mini-wind and mini-hydro installations in rural and mountainous EU regionsâ€?
Brussels, Committee of the Regions, 28 March 2011
Provisional Agenda 09h30
Registration and Networking Coffee
Welcome and introduction Dirk Hendricks, ESHA
History and achievements of the RuralRes project Larry Parker, Diputación of Huelva
“Influencing Regional and National policy” Lennart Tyberg, ESS, Sweden
“The importance of renewable energy production for mountain and rural areas” Kristine Kozlova, Policy Officer at DG Energy, European Commission
Advance Preview of the Guidelines on good practices: Examples of mini-hydro good practice, from Stockebro, Castiglioni, Talhadas, Lourizela Examples of mini-wind good practice from El Granado, El Hydriada, Mikulasovice Larry Parker, Diputación of Huelva
Presentation of Small Wind Policy Guidelines from the Interreg IVC project WICO. (T.B.C) Janet Borgers, POWER Lead European Project Manager
Training for key stakeholders: Maps, studies, and training manual for stakeholders N.A.
Panel discussion: how to boost training & investment of mini-hydro and mini-wind in rural regions
End of meeting
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