Workshop: International Exchange on Wind Energy and Wildlife
Presented in Collaboration with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Tuesday, November 29, 1:00 – 5:00pm
Separate registration required. See registration tab for more details.
(View a PDF of the agenda)
Goal: To provide an opportunity to share information and engage in discussions on wind energy and wildlife among representatives from the international community, with a focus on identifying (1) priority questions in various countries and regions and (2) opportunities for future dialogue and activities.
Information and discussion will be captured and notes circulated to all attendees.
|1:00 – 1:10pm
||Welcome, Agenda Review
|1:10 – 2:15pm
||Setting the Stage: Existing International Exchange/Collaborative Efforts:Background presentations from representatives involved in existing international collaborative groups and activities – their goals, countries and organizations involved, findings to date, etc.
IEA Wind Task 34 (WREN – Working Together to Resolve Environmental Effects of Wind Energy)
Bat Conservation International
International Finance Institutions
Conference on Wind Energy and Wildlife Impacts (CWW)
Karin Sinclair, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (WREN)
Cris Hein, Bat Conservation International
Lori Anna Conzo, International Finance Corporation
More to be added soon!
|2:15 – 2:45pm
||Round Robin of Information Sharing on Additional Efforts/Institutions/Resources Relevant Across Borders
||Facilitated by AWWIOpen to All
|2:45 – 3:00pm
||Break & Refreshments
|3:00 – 4:45pm
||Facilitated Discussion: Priority Wind-Wildlife Questions in Various Countries/Regions Represented at Workshop
Based on your role/perspective, what are the key priority wind-wildlife questions in the countries/regions you have knowledge of?
What are key similarities and differences?
What opportunities exist for future dialogue and activities?
|Facilitated by AWWIVolunteers will speak first to begin conversation
|4:45 – 5:00pm
||Closing Remarks and Adjourn