Call for papers


Call for papers – Closed

The main theme of WWEC2017 is Participatory & Popular Wind Power!

WWEC2017 will focus on how to contribute to the development of wind power and of renewable energy in general with a diverse mix of players working for the energy transformation. Special focus will be given to integrated technology solutions as well as to business models and concepts which ensure a broad participation of citizens in the deployment of wind projects.

WWEC2017 will benefit from the experience of wind power experts from all over the world who will gather to present their success stories and lessons learned.

Abstracts are invited on the following topics:

A) Wind power: political, economic and social aspects 
1. National wind power policies
2. Participatory approaches and community wind business models
3. Acceptance through code of conduct and awareness
4. Capacity building, training and education for wind power
5. International frameworks and policies 
6. Financing innovative business models 
B) Wind technology
7. Innovative wind turbine technology 
8. Wind farm planning 
9. Wind resource assessment 
10. Operation and maintenance 
11. Offshore wind 
12. Wind power in arctic and other special climate conditions 
C) Renewables working together
13. Integrated renewable energy systems and smart grids
14. Small wind, offgrid and hybrid systems
15. Renewable energy in cold climate
16. Large-scale and regional integration of wind and other renewables 
17. 100% renewable energy cities and regions 
18. Storage technologies 

Abstracts format:
All abstracts should be written in English, be concise and clearly state results, objectives or key components of the paper – as well as the topic to which it belongs. They should not exceed 500 words and should contain a list of key words. Abstracts should be submitted before 31 January February 15, 2017. 
Please choose one of the presentation types: Oral presentation/Poster presentation

Important Dates:

  • Deadline for Paper Abstract Submission: 31 January February 15,2017
  • Notification of the Accepted Papers to the first Author: 28 February 2017
  • Deadline for Pre-registration of Authors: 31 March 2017
  • Early bird deadline: 31 March 2017
  • Full paper submission during the conference onsite