Wind Farm Monitoring And Control Conference 2014

Wednesday 4 june

Wednesday 4 June
08:30

Registration And Refreshments

09:00

Chair's Opening Remarks

Karl Merz, Engineer,  Sintef

09:15

Widening Wind Farm Control To Optimise Overall Performance

  • The Iberwind portfolio and future plans
  • Iberwind's internally developed SCADA system

  • Integrating machine monitoring information into standard SCADA systems
  • Wind Farm power and voltage output control
  • Performing reliability analysis
Rui Maia, Operations and Maintenance Manager,  Iberwind
10:00

Achieving Widened Wind Farm Control In Offshore Situations

  • Building a monitoring tool for more accurate offshore supervision
  • Collecting offshore turbine data from multiple OEM products
  • How best to amalgamate multiple data sets for control room supervision
  • Assessing the balance between operational returns from assets and long term maintenance strategy

Eric Antoons, COO Power Production, Parkwind NV
10:30

Networking Break And Morning Refreshments

11:00

Tapping Into The Full Potential Of Your Wind Farm

  • Yaw misalignments and the general poor assessment of wind turbine performance because of the nacelle anemometer

  • iSpin technology

  • ROMO Wind products and services

Brian Soerensen, Managing Director,   Romo Wind A/S

11:45

Rating Turbines For Optimal Power Output

  • From wind turbine control to wind farm operation

  • Active wake control solution

  • Wind farm power increase and load reduction

Francesco Grasso, Research Scientist,  Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN)
12:30

Networking Lunch

13:30

Remote Monitoring For Better Turbine Health

  • Remote monitoring to boost yield and reduce cost
  • Maintenance optimisations and the role of remote monitoring
  • Integrating remote monitoring into O&M strategy
Sally Shenton, Director,  Generating Better Ltd.

14:15

Condition Monitoring Algorithms For Improved Turbine Use

  • What can state of the art technology in condition monitoring currently achieve?
  • How to overcome challenges to the improvement of remote monitoring
  • The future path of condition monitoring

Dr. Chris Crabtree, Lecturer,  University of Durham
15:00

Networking Break And Afternoon Refreshments

15:30

The OWA FLIDAR Experience Of Wind Measurement

  • The FLIDAR roadmap to viable commercial deployment
  • Validation campaign for effective operation in offshore environments
  • Efficacy of FLIDAR in primary wind data collection
Breanne Gellatly, Associate Director,  The Carbon Trust
16:00

Turbine Mounted Lidar For Performance Measurement, Optimisation And Control

  • Applications of turbine mounted lidar: turbine performance measurement, turbine performance optimisation and turbine control

  • On-turbine lidar mounting options: nacelle mounting, spinner mounting and blade mounting

  • A digression – floating lidars

  • The outlook for turbine lidar

Dr Chris Slinger, Scientist, Zephir Lidar
16:30

Chair's Closing Remarks 

16:45

Close Of Day 1

If you would like to put yourself forward as a speaker please contact Ross Lancaster at ross.lancaster@haymarket.com

Venue

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One Drummond Gate

Victoria
London
SW1V 2QQ

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