One of the leading experts in the UK for renewable energy will visit New Zealand next week, reports Scoop news portal.
Paul O’ Brien will be talking to the leaders from the energy industry and government agencies from Wellington and Lower Hutt City.
Mr. O’ Brien has a long career in renewable energy. Before joining Scottish Development International (SDI) he helped develop renewable energy industry in Scotland, including some of the first wind farms, as well as connecting the first wave device to the grid.
In 2007 he joined Scottish Development International (SDI), where he promoted Scottish renewable energy companies overseas.
Offshore WIND Staff, July 20, 2012; Image: oceanrenewable