Renewable Energy Development in the Russian Far East


V International Conference, June 22-24, Yakutsk

CONFERENCE AGENDA

Conference Dates: June 22–24, 2017 
Venue: Oiunskii Sakha Academic Theatre, Yakutsk, Sakha (Yakutia) Republic

June 22 (Thursday)

09.00 - 11.00 a.m. Registration of the conference attendees
11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m.

Plenary Meeting on Development of the renewable energy projects in the Far East of Russia. Achievements and Prospects

Moderator: Alexey Kolodeznikov, First Deputy Prime Minister of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia)

Yegor Borisov, Head of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) – a word of salutation

Nikolay Shulginov, Chairman of the Management Board – General Director of RusHydro JSC – a word of salutation

Michael Keays, US Consul General in Vladivostok a word of salutation

Liu Quan, Deputy Consul General of China in Khabarovska word of salutation

Sophie Kemen, Attache for Economics of the Consulate General of Germany in Novosibirsk – a word of salutation

Alexey Kaplun, The Director of the Department for perspective development of RusHydro JSC

Eiichi Homma, General director of Smart Community Department, NEDO (Japan) – a word of salutation

Yoshihiro Hayazaki, Deputy General Director, Second Projects Development Division, Mitsui and Co. Ltd (Japan)

Vadim Kulikov, First Deputy General Director of ANO "Agency for Technological Development" – Modernization of Russian industry: reproducing of successful technologies

1.00 - 2.00 p.m. Lunch
2.00 - 3.30 p.m.

Panel Discussion on West and East: best technologies and projects

Moderator: Dmitry Stapran, Head of PricewaterhouseCoopers Electricity Business Development Project

Topics for discussion:

1. What types of renewable energy sources (RES) are wide-spread in your country and why? What is their share in the total volume, what are their future prospects?
2. What are the instruments that the state uses to support RES? How strong is the strategic vision of the state and the regulator in this matter? 
3. Which technologies will assist in achieving a new breakthrough in RES? Can energy storage technologies and virtual electric power plants become such technologies? 
4. How do investors feel about RES power generation? How hungry are they for it? 
5. What is the interest in RES in Russia for your company? What would you like to do, and what is lacking in this sphere? What are main problems, according to your company?

Emi Komai, Member of the Board, Executive Director of Komaihaltec (Japan)

Tarora Saki, Mechanical Engineer Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. (Japan)

David Masgrangeas, General Director of Saft Russia (France)

Octavio Manzano, president of Apfelbaum Industrial (USA)

François-Xavier Sauri, Manager for business development of hybrid microgrids of Caterpillar in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, CIS and Mongolia (Switzerland)

Roland Roesch, Senior Programme Officer – IRENA

3.30 - 4.00 p.m. Coffee break
4.00 - 6.00 p.m.

Panel Discussion on Normative regulation, measures of state support and creation of infrastructure for development of renewable energy sources

Moderator: Alexei Zhikharev, Director for Electric Power Engineering, VYGON Concalting

Oleg Tokarev, Deputy Director of the Machine-Tool and Machine-Building Department of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation – Localization of the renewable energy  equipment production in Russia

Andrey Pohozhaev, Managing Director for Development of Advanced Projects, UK Rusnano LLC – Participation of RUSNANO in the development of renewable energy projects

Alexei Zhikharev, Director for Electricity, VYGON Consulting

Dmitry Stapran, Head of PricewaterhouseCoopers Electricity Business Development Project – The global market of transactions in the electricity and RES sectors

Roland Roesch, Senior Programme Officer – IRENA

Igor Dubovsky, Director of the Agency of the Far East for attracting investments – Necessary support measures for the development of renewable energy in the Far East

Igor Kolesnikov, Director of the "Urban Economy", Fund "Institute of Urban Economics" – The funding mechanism for RES

7.00 - 9.00 p.m.

Gala reception of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

Restaurant Sedmoye nebo (Seventh Heaven)


June 23 (Friday)

09.30 - 12.00 a.m.

Session on  The Russian Experience in Implementation of Renewable Energy Projects

Moderator: Alexey Kaplun, The Director of the Department for perspective development of RusHydro JSC

Oleg Shutkin, General Director of Avelar Solar Technology LLC

Vladimir Aronchik, Project Manager, State Corporation ROSATOM

Alexander Badelin, General Director of Aktiviti JSC – Use of wind energy for energy saving of industrial enterprises

Timofey Dolgikh, Head of the mini-HPP direction of Atomenergomash JSC – Atomenergomash: solutions for small hydro generation

Andrey Sanachev, Deputy General Director of PJSC "Yakutskenergo", – Local Energy Optimization Program

Alexanders Naroditskis, General Director of NPO St. Petersburg Electrotechnical Company JSC (SPBEK)

George Kekelidze, Chairman of the Board of RES "Eurosolar Russia" – Russian experience in localization of solar energy components production

Sergey Kulikov, Deputy General Director, New Technologies, LLC – Carbon Waste recycling plant

Alexander Koryakin, Deputy General Director for Innovation, R&D and Capital Construction of Sakhaenergo JSC – Experience in operating solar generation systems in the Far North

Aleksei Rabenok, Deputy Chief Engineer of PJSC "Mobile Energy" – Wind-diesel complex management system of PJSC Mobile Energy  

12.00 - 12.30 a.m. Coffee break
12.30 a.m. - 2.30 p.m.

Session on  International Experience in Implementation of Renewable Energy Projects

Moderator:  Julia Shamis, Deputy Director of the Prospective Development Department, PJSC "RusHydro"

Emi Komai, Member of the Board, Executive Director of Komaihaltec (Japan) – Experience of using Komaihaltec wind power plants in Russia and abroad

Victor Richter, Consul General of Germany in Novosibirsk – The experience of Germany in the implementation of renewable energy

François-Xavier Sauri, Manager for business development of hybrid microgrids of Caterpillar in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, CIS and Mongolia (Switzerland) Caterpillar hybrid microgrids

Tarora Saki, Mechanical Engineer Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. – Experience of the company MHPS in construction projects and the delivery of turbines for geothermal power plants

Jan Stotko, Senior Sales Manager, SMA Solar Technology (Germany)

David Masgrangeas, General Director of Saft Russia (France) – Battery energy sources for the energy supply of remote and inaccessible areas

Roman Bershansky, business development manager, ABB – Centralized management of RES. World experience

Octavio Manzano, President of Apfelbaum Industrial (USA)

Patrick Scott, Sales Director, Kaddis enterprises inc. (USA)

2.30 - 3.30 p.m. Lunch
3.30 - 6.00 p.m.

Session on Building Robust Power Supply Systems within Isolated Power Systems

Moderator: George Kekelidze, Chairman of the Board of RES "Eurosolar Russia"

Serey Chernyshov, Deputy Head of the Department, Mosoblgidroproekt – Prospects for the application of compressed air energy storage in conjunction with RES in the isolated energy systems of the Far East

Vyacheslav Pishugin, Head of Innovation Development Department, ITV Trans LLC (Irkutsk) – AeroGlobe

Igor Kostin, director of Econorm – Plant Factory

Evgeny Gasho, expert of the Analytical Center of the Government of the Russian Federation – "Features of creating hybrid power supply systems for remote objects and territories in difficult climatic conditions"

Andrey Dementiev, coordinator of New Energy programs of TVEL JSC – Experience of TVEL JSC on development and manufacture of power storage systems

Denis Belov, director on non-nuclear markets of RASU JSC – Diversification of quality, reliability and experience of solutions for nuclear power plants in the markets of renewable energy and electrical engineering

Agit Konstantinov, Professor, North-Eastern Federal University. M.K. Ammosov – Development of RES in Yakutia

Irina Ivanova, Laboratory Head, Institute of Energy Systems L.A. Melentiev – Small-scale power generation of the isolated energy systems of the Far East: priority areas of development

Georgy Sivtsev, Head of the Technical Policy Department of Sakhaenergo JSC – The glaciers and ice of Yakutia serve as natural water reservoirs of seasonal small-scale hydropower plants in the North

Vladimir Semchev, director of the Elizovsky KGBB "Regional Center for Energy and Energy Saving" (Kamchatka Krai)

8.30 p.m. - 02.00 p.m.

Solemn closing of the conference

The Kare Restaurant


June 24 (Saturday)

Participation in the national Yakutian festival of Ysyakh

National holiday YSYAKH* TUYMAADY-2017

The 20th Anniversary of Ysyakh Tuymaady is dedicated to 385 years since the formation of the city of Yakutsk, and of Yakutia becoming a part of Russia

Location: Village of Us-Khatyn, 17th kilometer of Namsky Highway

Time

Event

Venue

Before 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast at the hotel

 

9:00 a.m.

Organized departure to the location in Us Khatyn by bus

Buses leave from the hotels: Tygyn Darkhan, Lena, Polyarnaya Zvezda

11:00 a.m.

Archy Tukhulgete — the rite of cleansing and blessing of the guests. Algys.

Location: Us-Khatyn, Central Entrance

11:30 a.m.

Formal opening ceremony of the holiday Ysyakh Tuymaady-2017

Location: Us-Khatyn, Platform No. 3, Tunakh Kumis Drinking Center

1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m.

Ceremonial reception of the Head of the City of Yakutsk

Location: Us-Khatyn, Urasa No. 35

2:00 p.m - 6:00 p.m.

Presentation exhibitions:

Visit to the exhibition of national Yakutian cuisine, tools, clothing, and goods of national craftsmen

Location: Us-Khatyn

Competition programs: The international festival of the kumis drink, the osuokhaya singing contest, guimbardists competition

Location Us-Khatyn

Obugeler oonnuulara - Games of the ancestors, the contest of the strongest and smartest

Location: Us-Khatyn, Platform No. 11 "Sports Ground"

Dygyn oonnuulara - Games of Dygyn, the contest of the strongest

Location: Us-Khatyn, Platform No. 11 "Sports Ground"

6:00 p.m.

Dinner

 

7:00 p.m.

Departure from Us-Khatyn by bus

 

 *Ysyakh is the holiday of summer.

Notes: During the anniversary of the Ysyakh Tuymaady, a Guinness World Record will be set by the greatest number of people in the national costumes (Pravin Patel, Head Office Representative of the Guinness Book of Records, has been appointed at the official judge).


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