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CLEANTECH 4.0: HOW TECHNOLOGY IS SHAPING RENEWABLE ENERGY

Date:

07/11/2016


CLEANTECH 4.0: HOW TECHNOLOGY IS SHAPING RENEWABLE ENERGY

Washington (DC), 3000 Whitehaven St, NW
13 Luglio 2016

Clean energy is undergoing a unique transformation in terms of new opportunities on a global scale. The UN Climate Change Summit sparked a new momentum in supporting and promoting the efficient use of renewable resources, introducing a new dynamism in R&D applied to clean energy.

Join us on July 13 from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm for a discussion dedicated to the role that technology is playing in reaching the ambitious goals set in Paris, the future trends in terms of R&D in clean energy, and the R&D initiatives are leading innovation efforts in the United States.

Italian renewable energy companies, as well as top government officials and university professors, will illustrate the growing opportunities in the clean energy sector and outline the main innovations that are taking place.

Start Time: 6.00pm

Panel One:
The State of Renewable Energy Technology Today: Innovation via Deployment
- Moderator: Ruth McCormick, Director, Federal and State Affairs, BCSE
- Rafael Gonzalez, CEO, Enel Green Power North America, Inc.
- Paolo Sammartino, Vice President, US Wind
- John Smirnow, Secretary General, Global Solar Council

Panel Two:
Renewable Energy Tomorrow: Leaps Forward via Research & Development
- Moderator: Wendolyn Holland, Director, Holland Consulting
- Dr. Robert Armstrong, Director, MIT Energy Initiative
- Simona De Iuliis, Solar Energy Expert, ENEA
- Massimiliano Pieri, Vice President, Cooperation with Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Eni

Closing Keynote Speaker:
Commissioner Colette Honorable, U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission


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