Webinar Young Professionals Going 100% Renewable Energy
IEEE Power & Energy Society Young Professionals Webinar Series
Going 100% Renewable Energy
24 July 2015 12:00 pm eastern
Presented by Mustafa Almomani
IndyACT in Jordan
Renewable energy is not a fantasy but a requirement if we want to save the world from drastic climate change. This webinar will discuss Solar and Wind technologies that are seen as being the source of electricity replacing all fossil fuels, which became the most economical solution for new capacity in growing number of countries and regions and are typically the most economical solution for new grid-connected capacity where good resources are available.
This talk examines why we should go 100% renewable energy with several case studies and examples across the world and what we are doing in Go100%RE campaign in Jordan. It will also cover what kind of skills and knowledge that the engineers would need to become part of the movement toward achieving 100% renewable energy.
Mustafa Almomani is a senior Electrical Power Engineering Student Interested in the field of Renewable Energy. He is now the mentor of IEEE Hashemite University Student Branch and was the chairperson of the same branch in addition to his position with IEEE R8 Educational Activities program as the representative for Middle East and North Africa. Mustafa has studied leadership and civic innovation at University of Delaware.
Mustafa also is a core team member in IndyAct Jordan as a leader in Go 100% Renewable Energy campaign, he also considered as an expert with 101 movement for Amman (Energy task force) to decide and negotiate about what policies should be followed and how to guarantee that different ongoing programmers and initiatives in the area of Energy in Jordan.