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Agenda

10-11 October 2016, Barbados

Information Note

The Caribbean Region.

Presentations – Day 1

Vincent Piron – CNR

Best practices in the Caribbean and the EU.

David Geddes – OOCUR

What are doing, what needs to be done?

Harald Proidl – CEER

Best practices from the EU in developing RES/EE regulatory frameworks.

Stefanos Garyfalakis – Eunice Energy Group

Technology Innovation for the Local Scale, Optimum Integration of Battery Energy Storage.

Tessa Williams Robertson – Caribbean Development Bank

Financing the investment GAP. How much is needed and how to bridge it.

Henriette Geiger – DEVCO

EU Financial mechanisms.

Joseph Cox – CARICOM

Caribbean Energy: The future we want.

Presentations – Day 2

Federico Berna – DEVCO

Caribbean Investment Facility (CIF).

Ekaterina Bakalova – DEVCO

Delivering results in the Decade of Sustainable Energy for All.

Frederik van den Bosch – European Development Finance Institutions Management Company

ElectriFI by EDFIMC.

Track 1.1

Farid Mohamadi ENERCON

Wind Energy Investment in Bonaire: Insights from a manufacturer perspective.

Remi Gruet – Ocean Energy Europe

The case for OTEC – Ocean Thermal Energy.

Javier Jodar Bardon – Gamesa

Potential and opportunities Offgrid Solutions.

Trevor Brathwite – Eastern Caribbean Central Bank

Overhauling the Banking System to Unleash Financing Opportunities for Renewable Energy.

Joseph Williams – Caribbean Development Bank

Overview of Investment Opportunities in Renewable Energy Systems Generation.

Track 1.2

George Georgallis – Hellenic Cables

HVAC Submarine Cable Interconnections.

Ian Johnstone – Aquatera

Overview of the ocean potential of the region and possibility of interconnection.

Devon Gardner – CARICOM

Electricity Interconnections: A critical step towards an integrated CARICOM energy market.

Track 2.1

Andrea Necci – Terna

Renewable energy solutions for small island projects.

Ruurd Schoolderman – TNO

Renewable energy solutions for small island projects.

Bernie Jones – Smart Villages

Decentralised energy for rural development, community resilience and security.

Andre Escalante – Independent Energy Efficiency Expert

Energy Services & Energy Efficiency EE as a Forerunner to RE.

Gary Jackson – Empowered Caribbean Communities

Independent Power Producers: Feed-in Tariffs For The Region.

Track 2.2

Patrick Maio – HINICIO

A route to energy security, energy efficiency and sustainability for large hotel and tourist resorts in Caribbean Islands.

Edmundo Gil Tavárez – CINTEC – INTECT University

A route to energy security, energy efficiency and sustainability for large hotel and tourist resorts in Caribbean Islands.

Christian Holter – SOLID

Solar Thermal Air- Conditioning.

Glynn Morris – GIZ

Investing in human capacity – From policy makers to technicians.