IEEE Windsor Section

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Past Event

Tours – IEEE EPEC2015 IEEE EPEC2015

More info at http://epec2015.ieee.ca/tours/

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 http://edas.info/r18753 (note also that new users will need to create an account on the EDAS system).