If you want to find out about wind power in Romania, this is the event for you. Wind Power Romania is the largest event dedicated to the growth of the Romanian wind industry. The 3rd Annual Wind Power Romania will host more than 400 attendees in January 2013.
The 2012 event attracted more than 330 attendees from the major developers and utilities; the national grid, Transelectrica; market regulator, ANRE; market operator, OPCOM and the Ministry of Economy. The latest developments, trends in technology, longevity of the incentive scheme and tactics for developers to ensure the bankability and profitability of their projects were just some of the many issues covered by 36 representatives from companies such as CEZ, Enel, Continental Wind Partners, Verbund, Prowind, GE, Siemens, REpower .
The event is also fully supported by the Romanian Wind Energy Association.
Wind Power Romania 2012 Picture Gallery
36 speakers delivered the 2012 programme, representing the major players in the Romanian wind market. Including:
NEW SPEAKER: Adrian Goicea, Country Manager, Iberdrola Renewables
1,500 MW ongoing development
NEW SPEAKER: Mark Suer, Head of Renewable Project Management, VERBUND Renewable Power
200 MW in development
Mike Scholey, Member of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Continental Wind Partners
832 MW in development
NEW SPEAKER: Johannes Busmann, Managing Director, Prowind
300 MW in development
NEW SPEAKER: Andrei Dinga, Owner, Holrom Group
120 MW in development
Ondrej Safar, Project Manager, CEZ
600 MW in development
Carlo Pignoloni, General Manager, Enel Green Power Romania
500 MW in development
NEW SPEAKER: Claus Urbanke, Head of New Markets, Statkraft
Alexandru Săndulescu, General Director, General Directorate for Energy, Oil and Natural Gas, Ministry of Economy
NEW SPEAKER: Gherghina Dida Vlădescu, Head of Certificates Trading Office, OPCOM
NEW SPEAKER: Zoltan Nagy-Bege , General Director, Energy Efficiency Regulatory Department, ANRE
Octavian Lohan, Deputy General Manager, Transelectrica
NEW SPEAKER: Timothy C. Kim, Senior Loan Officer, Export-Import Bank of the United States
NEW SPEAKER: Ion Lungu, General Director, CEZ Trade & President, The Association of Electricity Suppliers in Romania
Bryan W. Jardine, Local Partner, Wolf Theiss
NEW SPEAKER: Didier Varlot, CEO, EnergyMixx
NEW SPEAKER: Keith Kirkham, Commercial Counsellor, Embassy of the United States
NEW SPEAKER: Carlos Pinto, Country Manager, Romania, MEGAJOULE
Mihai Cristian Tantareanu, Executive Director, ENERO
NEW SPEAKER: Ciprian Glodeanu, Local Head of Renewables, Wolf Theiss
Dana Duica, President, RWEA
NEW SPEAKER: Phil Grant, Director, Redpoint Energy
NEW SPEAKER: Mihail Coteanu, Director of Energy Systems Division, ISPE
Markus Vrieling, Chief Executive Officer, Lamar Company
NEW SPEAKER: Catalin-George Anghel, Managing Director, Gripen Environmental
NEW SPEAKER: Jan Gasche, Vice President New Markets, REpower
NEW SPEAKER: Stephan Ritter, General Manager, Renewable Energy Europe, GE Energy
NEW SPEAKER: Thomas Annegg, Senior Sales Manager, Sales Team EMEA East Europe, Nordex Energy
Radu Voinescu, Head of Sales, Siemens S.R.L.
Simon Dayes, Head of Banking and International Finance, South East Europe, CMS Cameron McKenna
Pedro Duran, Sales Manager, Alstom Power
Hinrich Fischer, Executive Director, Head of Energy & Environment Finance, Group Infrastructure Finance, Erste Group Bank AG
Mihnea Craciun, Operations Leader, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Bogdan Chiriţoiu, President, The Competition Council
Wind Power Romania 2012 in Numbers:
330 + Attendees
21 Sponsors and Exhibitors
2+ GW of Installations Represented
Wind Power Romania 2012:
- Brought together the major players in the Romanian market as installations maintain momentum
- Featured new and interesting case studies from developers, utilities and other practitioners
- Provided in-depth analysis of emerging regions for wind power and showed you how you can take advantage of them
- Offered a special focus on the Green Certificate market
- Put you in touch with the very best technical experts
- Gave you face-to-face time with key industry leaders during the roundtable discussion groups
Early Testimonials from Wind Power Romania 2012:
"A very useful insight of the state of the wind and renewable energy projects in Romania. Very high quality participants made that edition one of the best conference on that subject that I ever participated" DV, Sammo Energy (attendee at Wind Power Romania 2012)
“Great networking opportunities; very interesting energy market insight with top speakers.”
DP, Statkraft Romania (attendee at Wind Power Romania 2012)
Testimonials from Wind Power Romania 2011:
“One of the best renewable energy conferences I have attended in terms of quality of participants and presentations and opportunities to network for real business leads.”
Bryan Jardine, Wolf Theiss
“Extremely valuable content; latest news information shared; technically well organized; well prepared speakers”
Razvan Mihai, KPMG Romania
“Strong international representation & good focus”
Richard Prior, Energy Investments & Finance
“High quality participants”
Miklos Szilagyi, CEZ Romania Fantanele Project
“The level of the conference was very good”
Guy Auger, Eolfi/ Veolia Environnement
“Very open discussions by Professionals”
Jacques Thomas-Bourgneuf, ALSTOM Grid
"It was my pleasure to be there. thank you for your support"
Benedetto Gallina, Siemens
"It was a pleasure partnering with Green Power Conferences and we look forward to another opportunity at the event next year"
Alina Cosma, Wolf Theiss
"I would like to thank you for all the support you gave us in participating at such great event."
Adriana Marin, Enel Green Power
"Thank you for a very good conference in Bucharest this week."
Denis Clarke, International Finance Corporation
"It was very well organized and very helpful."
Giulio Antonello, Alerion
"Congratulations with the successful Green Power conference in Bucharest."
Markus Vrieling, Lamar Company
"Many thanks for your collaboration and congratulations for the event you organized!"
Cosmina Marin, CEZ
"Great conference. Thank you. Good quality of sponsors and a great opportunity to make connect with key players in this market place. I look forward to being able to report back on 2011 as a year of real progress in the Romanian wind energy market. Being able to get the President of the Council of Competition to attend was very impressive!"
Peter Pollak, Kingsbury Renewables
"The conference was a huge success; the quality of the presentations and the calibre of the attendees was really top-notch. You did a great job pulling it all together."
Dr. Andrew Taylor, Vivid Magazine