Wind in Alberta: A discussion on Progress and Feasibility

Mar. 30, 2010

Event Information

Wind%20-%20Taboild_Final.pdf
When Tuesday, March 30, 2010
5:00-5:30 - Reception
5:30-7:00 - Speakers
7:00-7:30 - Networking
Where University of Alberta, ETLC 1-003
Poster PDF

Description

An expert panel of industry, government and academia will explore the feasibility of Wind in Alberta including intermittency issues, transmission and current projects.

Alberta currently has 500 MW of wind. What role will energy derived from wind play in Alberta‚Äôs Energy Future?

Distinguished Panelists for the Evening

. Dr.Andy Knight

Associate Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, at the University of Alberta.
http://www.ece.ualberta.ca/~knight/

. Mr. Allan Kettles

CEO & President of Heritage Wind Systems

. Mr. Chris Lerohl

M.Sc Power Systems - University of Alberta
http://www.ece.ualberta.ca/~apic/index.php?n=People.ChrisLerohl

. Mr. Chris Zhao

Co-Founder of ACM Imports/Exports Corporation
http://acmimex.com/canada-imports-exports-consulting/our.team.acm

. Mr. Parvez Khan

Legal Counsel - Alberta Utilities Commission
http://www.auc.ab.ca/Pages/Default.aspx

Volunteer Opportunities

There are lots of ways to get involved!
If you are looking to help out with this event, a list of Volunteer Opportunities can be found here. Any time you can spare is appreciated!

Contact April, ac.atreblau|okyoba#ac.atreblau|okyoba, if you have any questions

Backgrounder

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http://www.energy.alberta.ca/Electricity/pdfs/FactSheet_Wind_Power.pdf

School of Energy and Environment - Event Sponsor

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