Minesto hosts two panel sessions at COP27 Swedish Pavilion today

November 14, 2022

Minesto will be hosting two panel sessions at the Swedish Pavilion at COP27 today. The ambition and hope for these sessions is to encourage inspiring dialogue and perspectives on the potential of predictable, renewable ocean energy and showcase Minesto’s Faroe Islands case study.

Details of today’s session as follow:

Unlocking predictable ocean energy – the sustainable path to clean electricity?

14 November, 09.00 – 09.40 CET

Participants: Dr Martin Edlund (CEO, Minesto), Rémi Gruet (CEO, Ocean Energy Europe), Roland Roesch (Acting Director of Innovation and Technology Centre, IRENA – International Renewable Energy Agency), Anna Lindstedt (Swedish Ambassador of the Ocean, Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

Moderator: Robert Wart (Communications Director and Head of Strategic Policy Engagement, Stockholm Environment Institute)

Case Study: Swedish ocean energy kites supporting Faroe Islands to reach 100% renewable by 2030

14 November, 11.00 – 11.40 CET

Participants: Dr Martin Edlund (CEO of Minesto), Terji Nielsen (Head of R&D, SEV), Helma Maria Trondheim (Researcher with PhD on Energy Technology, SEV)

Moderator: Anna Lindstedt (Swedish Ambassador of the Ocean, Ministry of Foreign Affairs). Concluding remarks will be made by Daniel Westlén, State secretary to Romina Pourmokhtari, Sweden’s Minister for Climate and Environment

Sign up to be a Digital Guest where you can access the full on-site programme at the Swedish Pavilion: https://invitepeople.com/events/2f499c12ee80cb78

Full programme at COP27 Swedish Pavilion: https://invitepeople.com/events/30201/seminars