11.1.2021 13:27
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Webinar on the Nordic TSO strategy for wind and sector integration 12 March

The Nordic electricity transmission operators Energinet, Fingrid, Statnett and Svenska kraftnät will organise a webinar on Friday the 12th of March 2021 at 9 -12 am CET.

The theme of the webinar is the Nordic TSO strategy focusing on how to enabling the development of wind and sector integration up till 2030. The aim of the webinar is to involve the stakeholders into the preparation of the strategy as the future developments in the chosen areas will affect many sectors of the economy.

The webinar will contain presentations of stakeholders as well as the Nordic TSOs providing the preliminary ideas for the Nordic TSO strategy. The webinar will also mark the launch of the public consultation, during which the stakeholders can give input and comments to the draft strategy and its topics.

Agenda (CET)

9.00 – 9.10

Welcome and opening

Asta Sihvonen-Punkka, Chair of the Nordic TSO strategy steering group

9.10 – 9.40

Nordic TSO strategy – focusing on wind development and sector integration

Daniel Gustafsson, Nordic TSO Planning Group

 

Jussi Matilainen, Nordic TSO R&D

9.40 – 9.55

Discussion and questions

 

9.55 – 10.15

How will wind develop and change the power system

Daniel Badman, CEO, Svensk Vindenergi

10.15 – 10.35

What is the future for offshore wind in the Nordics

Henrik Sætness, EVP Corporate Staff, Statkraft

10.35 – 10.50

Discussion and questions

 

10.50 – 11.00

A short break

 

 11.00 – 11.20

The role and effect of hydrogen in the Nordic market

Jero Ahola, professor, LUT University

 11.20 – 11.40

What does sector integration require from the electricity transmission system, market and operation?

Peter Møllgaard, professor, Chair of The Danish Council on Climate Change

 11.40 – 12.00

Discussion and conclusions

Asta Sihvonen-Punkka, Chair of the Nordic TSO strategy steering group

 

The recording of the webinar at Fingrid's YouTube channel >

More information:

Executive Vice President Asta Sihvonen-Punkka, Fingrid, tel +358 30 395 5235

Specialist Niko Korhonen, Fingrid, tel. +358 30 3954139, niko.korhonen(at)fingrid.fi.

Updated Feb 18, 2021