Onshore Wind 3 - Optimisation: Making the most of the data you have and getting a hold of the data you need

Onshore Wind 3 - Optimisation: Making the most of the data you have and getting a hold of the data you need

16 May 2019, 14:00 - 15:30


Sponsored by Innogy Renewables UK

Chair: Shirley Crockett, Policy Executive – Onshore Wind, Scottish Government

The importance of onsite independent wind measurements for monitoring and modelling to increase asset productivity and longevity
Robbie Gibson, Renewable Energy Services Director, Black & Veatch 

The challenges of power performance testing of onshore wind turbines
Dr Katie Gracie-Orr, Renewable Energy Consultant, Wood - Clean Energy 

What your SCADA data doesn’t tell you
Carlos Gonzalez, Technical Director and Co-founder, Renewable Dynamics 

Taking an holistic approach to wind farm optimisation
Aleix Torner, Leading Engineer, Plant Performance, Senvion UK

Wind farm life extension and yield increase by converging beam LIDAR
Theodore Holtom, Director, Wind Farm Analytics Ltd 

Q&A and panel discussion
 - Including - Neil Parnell, Senior Investment Manager – Northern Europe, Innogy Renewables UK    

Programme subject to change 


  • Robbie Gibson


    Renewable Energy Services Director

    Black & Veatch

    Robbie has over 15 years’ of experience in the renewable energy industry and started his career at SgurrEnergy prior to joining Black & Veatch to...

  • Aleix Torner


    Leading Engineer Plant Performance

    Senvion UK

    Aleix has been with Senvion UK since 2014, holding both analyst and engineer roles throughout the lifecycle of projects. He is currently team leader...

  • Shirley Crockett


    Policy Executive – Onshore Wind

    Scottish Government

    Shirley Crockett joined the Energy and Climate Change Directorate in the Scottish Government in August 2019 and is the lead policy officer on...

  • Carlos Gonzalez


    Technical Director

    Renewable Dynamics

    Mr Gonzalez is co-founder and technical director at Renewable Dynamics. He holds a double Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering and in Control...

  • Neil Parnell


    Senior Investment Manager - Northern Europe


    Neil is responsible for the financial optimisation of onshore wind projects in Northern Europe: challenging past assumptions and innovating new...

  • Katie Gracie-Orr


    Renewable Energy Consultant


    Katie has a background in mechanical engineering, specialising in renewable energy, with seven years of experience in the performance assessment of...


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