iiESI Asian Workshop

Kyoto International Conference Center
Kyoto, Japan
November 17, 2014

The iiESI Asian Workshop was held November 17, 2014, at the Kyoto International Conference Center in Kyoto, Japan, as part of the International Conference on Integration of Renewable and Distributed Energy Resources.

For an overview of the workshop, see the workshop summary. The workshop agenda and accompanying presentations are provided below.


Opening Session

Japan's Energy Situation

Kazuhiko Ogimoto, The University of Tokyo

Introduction to Energy Systems Integration

Bryan Hannegan and Ben Kroposki, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

ESI in Ireland and Europe

Fintan Slye, EirGrid Group

Technical Session

Current Situation and Integration Potential in Electricity Area in Japan

Fumiaki Ishida, Kansai Electric Power Company

Current Situation and Integration Potential in Gas Area in Japan

Hisashi Maeda, Osaka Gas Company

Current Situation and Integration Potential in Transport Area in Japan

Hitoshi Hayashiya, East Japan Railway Company

Policy Session

Current International Cooperation Activities for ESI: Japanese Perspective

Kazuyuki Takada, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization

Outline of FREA, Fukushima Renewable Energy Institute, AIST

Yoshiro Owadano, Fukushima Renewable Energy Institute

Grid Modernization at the Department of Energy

Kevin Lynn, U.S. Department of Energy

International Cooperation in Energy Research and Innovation

Patrick Van Hove, European Commission