With the Wind in our Sails


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EFLA Consulting Engineers will host a session at the 2022  which will be held in Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre, Reykjavík, Iceland, on the 13th-16th of October. The session is called "With the Wind in our Sails" and will take place on Friday the 14th of October from 08:30-09:25 at Akrafjall, 4th level in Harpa concert hall and conference centre.

The breakout session

Speakers at the session are:

  • Kristinn A. OrmssonElectrical Power Engineer – Specialist at EFLA Consulting Engineers in Iceland.Is the answer blowing in the wind? Finding the most favourable locations for wind power in Iceland regarding social, environmental, and technical factors.
  • Stefan WallentinHead of Project Development at wpd in Germany.Strong Winds in the North? Challenges of Windfarm Development, Construction, and Operation in Subarctic Lands.
  • Unnur Maria ThorvaldsdottirDirector, Wind Development at the National Power Company, Iceland.Harvesting the Wind

The moderator is Björt Ólafsdóttir. She is the former Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources of Iceland, former chairperson of the Bright Future political party and member of the current task force for wind power utilisation in Iceland.

For further information about the session click here.

We look forward to seeing you at Arctic Circle.