2019 Montevideo Workshop

A one-day SWTOMP Workshop took place in Montevideo on October 10th 2019, during the training seminar on Stand-alone and Distributed Wind, organized by Spanish Cooperation Agency. 

The Workshop was attended by around 25 technicians both from the private and the public energy sector in Argentina, Uruguay, Bolivia, Colombia, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru, the Dominican Republic and Spain, sharing their experience on planning and implementation of Small Wind technology projects.

During this Workshop, SWTOMP project participants from Finland, Mexico, Argentina, Uruguay and Spain shared with attendees their activities in relation to the market, optimization, regulation, wind resource and regulation for small power wind turbines.


The agenda for the Workshop was the following one (click on the links to access the presentations):

Time Conference Speaker Center Country
09:00-09:30 Open ceremony - SWTOMP Project presentation Luis Arribas CIEMAT Spain
09:30-10:00 Resource characterization for SWT Gabriel Usera UdelaR Uruguay
10:00-10:30 SWT in urban environment Ignacio Cruz CIEMAT Spain
10:30-11:00 Technology optimization for SWT: generator and power electronics Javier de la Cruz INEEL Mexico
11:00-11:30 Coffee - break    -  
11:30-12:00 Testing SWT * Mariano Amadío INTI Argentina
12:00-12:30 Technology optimization for SWT: mechanical system Andrés Zappa INTI Argentina
12:30-13:00 Cold climate considerations for SWT Timo Karlsson VTT Finland
13:00-13:30 Development of Educational Material for SWT Gabriel Usera UdelaR Uruguay
13:30-14:30 Lunch break   -  
14:30-15:00 Experiences on regulation for SWT Javier de la Cruz INEEL Mexico
15:00-15:30 SWT standards Luis Cano CIEMAT Spain
15:30-16:00 SWT Market overview Luis Arribas CIEMAT Spain


* Both presentations from INTI are in the same pdf file