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Webinar: Wind Power in Central Asia

SABIT Wind Power

The SABIT Program is pleased to offer this first webinar in a series of energy programming. Please join us on June 29th at 9:00 am ET for “Wind Power in Central Asia” - a webinar produced in collaboration with the United States Energy Association (USEA). Register now

Part One: Overview

  • Potential for wind power development in Central Asia
  • Obstacles to deployment
  • International case studies

Part Two: From Coal to Wind: an American Utility Experience with Xcel Energy

  • Tracking the pivot from traditional to renewable energy generation
  • Major challenges of wind power deployment
  • Advice for a utility considering adding wind power to their generation mix

Part Three: Facilitating Wind Power Development in Central Asia

  • Policies necessary for deployment
  • Preparing power grids for integration of wind power (power system modeling, transmission network expansion, generator flexibility, energy storage)
  • Raising public awareness and acceptance