Windpower TV - IEA executive director Maria van der Hoeven

SPAIN: Executive director of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Maria van der Hoeven tells Windpower TV how the agency is concerned with energy security and how wind can play its part in that.

She goes on to say that wind must be part of the energy mix, but that the challenge lies in integrating renewables into the grid. This, she says, must be done through the creation of a more flexible grid, which includes interconnection, storage and demand-side management.

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