IEEE Windsor Section


Past Event

Tours – IEEE EPEC2015 IEEE EPEC2015

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Tour #1: Renewable Energy Tour

October 26th 12:30-19:15

The first tour highlights various “Renewable Energy” technologies and provides participants to with the opportunity to visit the following three sites:

  • a 40 MW wind farm consisting of 18 wind turbines
  • a 80 MW solar farm (one of the largest in Canada)
  • a Landfill-To-Energy generation site that uses landfill methane to produce clean energy.

Tour #2: Hydro Power & Energy/Environment Research Tour

October 28th 12:30-16:00

The second tour enlightens the participants on the topics of “Hydro Power & Energy/Environmental Research” through visits to the following two sites:

  • the Fanshawe Hydro Electric Dam
  • the WindEEE Dome which is the world’s first hexagonal wind tunnel capable of highly complex simulations.

Registration is through the EDAS system (note also that new users will need to create an account on the EDAS system).