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International Conference on Bioenergy in Russia

Moscow: 5 June 2012 - 6 June 2012

Organiser: IEA Technology Platform / Kurchatov Institute on behalf of the Russian Bioenergy Technology Platform Host: Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation

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The International Energy Agency collaborates with the Kurchatov Institute on Bioenergy”  


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International speakers presentations:

Session 1: Welcome and opening session

Keynote speech by Ulrich Benterbusch, Director of Global Energy Dialogue, International Energy Agency

Session 2: Perspectives on Bioenergy in Russia and worldwide

  • Adam Brown, International Energy Agency

Session 3: Global and regional market and policy perspectives for Bioenergy

  • Josef Spitzer, IEA Bioenergy Implementing Agreement
  • Arnaldo Walter, University of Campinos-UNICAMP, Brazil
  • Mikael Nordlander, Vattenfall, Sweden

Session 4: The use of biomass and wastes for bioenergy: international experience and applications in Russia

  • Adam Brown, Senior analyst, International Energy Agency
  • Georgiy Geletukha, Scientific Engineering Centre «Biomass» Ltd., Ukraine 

Session 5: Barriers and opportunities for Bio-Energy project development in Russia (investment, policy, regional issues)

Session 6: Administration and follow-up activities