Optimising Wind Farms In Cold Climates

Optimising Wind Farms in Cold Climates

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Do you work on wind farms in cold and difficult climates?

Is your wind farm affected by unpredictable icing events and risk of ice throw? 

You must come with us in October to Windpower Monthly’s Optimising Wind Farms In Cold Climates, still the only event focusing on both the commercial and technical complexities which impede on the operation of wind farms in cold and difficult climates. 

Join your peers from 14+ countries across the globe for the event which received 100% rating of excellent from past delegates.

WHAT'S NEW IN 2017? 

  • SITE VISIT TO ONE OF EUROPE'S LARGEST CLIMATIC TEST CHAMBERS This year experience the extreme and join us at  OWI-Lab, the facility specialised in climatic testing of wind components, systems and sub-systems against  cold start, design verification testing, and icing. We will be hosting a site visit to give you the opportunity to discover first hand the impact of cold climate issues. 
  • A NEW LOCATION.  This year’s edition will be held for the very first time in Antwerp, Belgium.

This year you will: 

  • Learn the intricacies and potential of investing in onshore and offshore sites affected by icing and cold climates

  • Hear first hand from the TASK19 members on their recommended practices 

  • Gain insights into how to deal with with the unpredictability of icing including studies on icing modelling vs. ice loss and how to overcome the differences in results

  • CATCH THE BOX! An open floor session on standardisation of practices and ice detection systems 

  • Hands-on experience from OEMs and owner operatos on icing technology and operational optimisation 

  • Join debates on how to improve performance and reliability and warranty formulation

  • Listen to experts explaing how to adapt  LiDARs to operational challenges

  • Discuss with leading specialists how to prevent ice throw and overcome public conern by implementing effective safety practices 

Previous attendees have said...

"A lot of knowledge sharing, good conference, good choice of experts"

"A good conference for meaningful technical discussions"

"Excellent topical meeting with a 'lets solve this together' mood"

"All about icing on wind turbines in a nutshell - cool"

"Very focused event to capture technology and market insights from players in the value chain of wind energy."

"Great amount of experience and knowledge present"

"Well organised"

"Great organisation"

"Useful to meet people in one place, no need to travel all over Europe!"


who will you meet?

Windpower Monthly's Optimising Wind Farms in Cold Climates Forum provides an unparalleled opportunity to network and share industry insights with fellow wind professionals. Have a look below to find out where attendees come from and who has attended in the past...

about our events

Windpower Monthly is the market leader in offering conferences to the Wind Industry. Our events focus on bringing senior industry professionals together for expert knowledge exchange and insightful discussions. Attracting over 800 delegates to our conferences on an annual basis, we are proud to hold a 94% good to excellent satisfaction rate. We conduct over 100 hours of market research for each of our events, allowing us to create niche, technical and commercially focused programmes relevant to your area of interest. Our events are set in an intimate and friendly learning environment which allows our attendees to get their questions answered by industry leaders and grow their networks by meeting with like-minded professionals.

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