ENHANCING GCC -EU COLLABORATION ON 

“ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND DEMAND SIDE MANAGEMENT”

11 December 2012, Bahrain, Manama (Arabian Gulf University)

 
Workshop Agenda of
“Energy efficiency and Demand Side Management”

ARABIAN GULF UNIvERSITY 
Opening Session at HALL #1,
Working Sessions at Room #4

Time               Session
 
09:00 – 09:30 Registration
 
09:30 – 09:50 Opening Session
Speech of: H.E. Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al- Khalifa, Minister of Finance, Minister in charge of Oil and Gas Affairs.
Speech of: H.E. Dr. Khalid bin Abdul Rahman Al-Ohaly, President of Arabian Gulf University.
Speech of  Prof. John Psarras (ICCS-NTUA), Director of the Network
 
09:50 – 10:50 Policy framework: Building directives and initiatives, Standards and Labels 
Chair: Prof. Ibrahim Abdel Gelil, Arabian Gulf University
Alexandra Papadopoulou, Haris Doukas (ICCS NTUA) – The Energy Efficiency Framework in EU: Best practices and Applications
Suzan Aljjawi- Supreme Council for Environment- Energy Efficiency and Green Builging Initiatives in the Kingdom of Bahrain
Discussion
 
10:50 – 11:50 Coffee- Break
 
11:50 – 13:00 Technologies that drive efficiency: case studies 
Chair: Dr Alexandra Papadopoulou, ICCS-NTUA
Florencio Manteca González (CENER) – Sustainable cooling: Case studies
Mohamed Elsaffar-Bapco campaign (2012) of energy conservation
Dr. Mohammed A. Omar – “Energy Management in Production Environments”
 
13:00- 13:45 Working Lunch
 
13:45- 14:45 Load management challenges and best practices
Chair: Dr Mohamed Jaffer Al-Sayyad, NOGA
John Psarras (ICCS-NTUA) – Demand Side Management: The Case of Greece
Ali Asshoor- Improving Energy Efficiency, the case of Bahrain
Hanan Al-Buflasa (University of Bahrain) - An Investigation of Load Management Strategies with the Integration of Renewable Energy into Bahrain Power System
 
14:45 –15:00 Conclusions & Closing of the Workshop
(Participants receive certificates of attendance)