IEA-RETD Workshop in Tokyo, Japan

15 May 2017

The IEA RETD Technology Collaboration Programme, together with the Japanese New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), organized a workshop in Tokyo in Japan on 15 May 2017 to present results of three recent RETD studies.

By combining findings from international research and knowledge from key experts, and by sharing experiences, the workshop delivered further insights into renewable energy technology deployment.

The workshop was translated live (English-Japanese) and documents were available in Japanese.


The workshop was organized in three parts, each including a presentation of the key conclusions and recommendations of the projects followed by a roundtable discussion among all participants:

RE-INDUSTRY: Fostering renewable energy integration in the industry
Presentation of the project findings by David de Jager (Operating Agent)

REWind Offshore: International Offshore Wind Energy Deployment
Presentation of the project findings by Michael Stephenson (Carbon Trust)
Presentation of Insights into the evolution of wind offshore costs with lessons learnt from European tenders by David de Jager

RE-CRI: Using the Commercial Readiness Index as a tool in renewable energy policy design
Presentation of the project findings by David de Jager (Operating Agent)

Agenda – IEA-RETD Workshop Tokyo – 15 May


Date: Monday 15 May 2017

Time: 13:00 to 16:30

Location:  NEDO Branch Office, 1-4-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan