OKINAWA HAWAI'I CLEAN ENERGY PARTNERSHIP

4th OCEAN ENERGY WORKSHOP AGENDA




"Okinawa Prefecture, in 2010, signed the “Memorandum of Cooperation Regarding the Hawai'i Okinawa Partnership on Clean and Efficient Energy Development and Deployment” (renewed in 2015, completed in 2020) which was also signed by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the State of Hawai’i. Based on the background of the cooperative relationship and the history of exchanges between the State of Hawai’i and Okinawa Prefecture, in May 2021, the State of Hawai’i and Okinawa Prefecture signed the “Memorandum of Cooperation Regarding the Hawai’i Okinawa Partnership on Clean Energy” and will work together to realize sustainable island societies. As one effort, we will hold workshops on the theme of clean energy in an online format" ~Okinawa Prefecture HP.


 

Workshop Agenda



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Date

September 13, 2013

Location

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii


 

Morning

Welcome and Introductions

Welcome Statements

Overview of County of Hawaii Renewable Energy Projects and Importance of OTEC

Overview of Previous Workshops

Reporting Sessions

Report on OTEC Demonstration in Kumejima

Report on OTEC Deomonstration at NELHA

Report on OTEC Demonstration in China

Afternoon

Technical Sessions

Cooperation on Environmental and Technical Issues Associated with OTEC

Technology Transfer: Using Patents and Licensing Agreements to Share Technology

Wrapup Sessions

Where Do We Go From Here?

Closing Remarks