Dr. Roland Roesch, Deputy Director at the Innovation and Technology Center of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), is a new speaker of the forum’s “Wind Energy in Russia: Priority or Experiment?” plenary sitting. Dr. Roesch will present a report on trends and the forecast for the global wind energy industry development.
Dr. Roland Roesch is Professor for Energy Economics at the University of Applied Science in Darmstadt, he worked for 15 years in the Oil&Gas and Utilities Industry for Shell and E.ON in his last position as General Manager Power at Shell and for E.ON as Head of Division, Project Leader, Project Executive and Technical Project Developer. Before he joined E.ON he worked as Energy Market Consultant for Lahmeyer International and as researcher for renewable energies.
Roland has solid business experience in energy markets, energy economics and energy strategies, renewable integration management, energy project development and project financing. He currently leads IRENA´s work on RE Project Development known as IRENA Project Navigator, RE Innovation, Grids and Flexibility for the Power Sector Transformation and the Gas Sector Transformation.
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is an organisation founded in 2009 to support all forms of renewable energy, including bioenergy, geothermal, hydro, ocean, solar and wind power. IRENA promotes the growth of renewable energy worldwide and the spread of knowledge and technology in this field. IRENA has 161 member countries and 30 countries are in the process of becoming a member of IRENA.
We are looking forward to seeing you at the RAWIFORUM2020 in Moscow on February 19-20!