Innovations in Renewable Energy: Navarra, Spain
Thursday, Feb 7, 2008
The region of Navarra, Spain meets nearly 70% of its electricity demand from green and renewable sources, and leads all Spanish public administrations in innovation and use of renewable energies. This eminent delegation will discuss the renewable energy technologies and policies of the Navarra region, as well as their successful efforts in using renewables as a mechanism for economic development.
Sponsor: The Center for Energy, Marine Transportation and Public Policy at Columbia University
Panelists: Miguel Sanz, President of the Government, Navarra, Spain; Jose María Roig, Secretary of State for Business Development, Enterprise & Employment, Navarra;
Begoña Urien, Director General of Enterprise, Navarra; and Yolanda Barcina, Mayor of Pamplona
Date: Thursday, February 7, 2008, 4:00 pm A reception featuring the wine of Navarra will follow the panel discussion.
Location: Columbia University International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118th St., Room 1501
This event is free and open to the public.