Onshore Energy Conference

Experience the diverse world of energy

The OEC understands the ongoing interest within the insurance industry of the role of supply diversity in promoting energy security. For that reason we organise regular tours and workshops onsite at the UK’s most important locations designed to increase knowledge of traditional production and new technologies.

Rampion Wind Farm Tour - Brighton

Thursday 13th & Thursday 20th June 2019

Rampion Wind Farm is located 8 miles off the Sussex coast, it has a total of 116 turbines, run by a network of cables from the onshore site and one offshore substation.

The tour will be conducted and run by , Paul captain of the boat Brighton Diver and his team. During the tour you will get to see the size of the wind turbines up close and also gain knowledge on how the wind farm operates.

Agenda

10:15

Train departs London Bridge (estimated)

11:19

Train arrives into Brighton (Estimated)

11:30

Coach departs Brighton Station to Brighton Marina

12:00

Tour of Rampion Wind Farm

14:30

Return from Tour

15:00

Lunch

17:00

Coach departs Marina to Brighton Station

17:26

Train departs Brighton

18:34

Train arrives into London Bridge



Places are limited, so if you wish to book your place, please email Alice Terry to receive more information.

Whitelee Wind Farm & Cruachan Hydro Plant

Wednesday 18th & Thursday 19th September 2019

Onshore Energy Conference in association with CEERISK Consulting Limited are pleased to offer the unique opportunity to visit Cruachan Hydro-Plant and Whitelee Wind Farm, located in West Scotland.

Cruachan Hydro Plant is a pumped-storage hydroelectric power station, that can provide 440MW of power and has the capacity of 7.1 GWh.It is one of only 4 pumped storage power stations in the UK and is capable of provided a black start capability to the national grid.

Whitelee Wind Farm is the largest onshore wind farm in the UK, and the second largest in Europe. Whitelee has 215 Siemens and Alstom turbines with a total capacity of 539MW.Whitelee Wind Farm is the largest source to help reach Scotland's target of making all energy sources renewable by 2020.

Agenda

*Please note attendees are responsible for paying and booking for their own air travel*

Day 1
08:50

Flight Scheduled: London Gatwick - Glasgow

09:00

Flight Scheduled: London City - Glasgow

10:20

Flight Arrives at Glasgow from London City

10:25

Flight Arrives at Glasgow from London Gatwick

11:00

Coach to Cruachan Hydro Plant (Approx 1 Hour and 45 Minutes)

13:00

Arrive at Cruachan Hydro-Plant and Lunch

14:00

Tour (Group 1) of Cruachan Hydro-Plant

14:30

Tour (Group 2) of Cruachan Hydro-Plant

15:30

Depart Cruachan Hydro-Plant

17:30

Arrive at Hotel

18:30

Networking Dinner and Drinks at The Grill on the Corner, Glasgow.

Day 2
08:30

Breakfast

09:30

Depart the hotel to Whitelee Wind Farm

10:30

Arrive at Whitelee Wind Farm

10:45

Bus Tour of Whitelee Wind Farm

11:45

Presentation on The Known and Unknowns in Wind Energy by CEERISK Consulting Limited

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Depart to Glasgow Airport

13:30

Depart to Glasgow Airport

16:00

Flight Scheduled: Glasgow - London Gatwick

16:00

Flight Scheduled: Glasgow - London City

17:30

Flight Arrives at London Gatwick from Glasgow

17:30

Flight Arrives at London City from Glasgow


Places are limited, so if you wish to book your place, please email Alice Terry to receive more information.

Event sponsor:

Sizewell B Power Station

Thursday 10th October 2019

Sizewell B is a nuclear generating power station and sits just on the Suffolk coast, plans for the new constructions of Sizewell C are currently in place to sit alongside this site.

This visit includes a buffet lunch, tour of the power station and presentations from the staff of the current Sizewell B site and the staff currently leading the Sizewell C project. Both allowing Q&A’s. The presentations will cover how Sizewell B is currently operating an how the plans and construction of site C are in place to help the power station grow. (Name of presenters TBC)

Agenda

08:30

Train departs London Liverpool Street (Estimate)

09:31

Train arrives into Manningtree

09:35

Coach departs Manningtree station to Sizewell B

10:50

Coach arrives at Sizewell B – Security Checks

11:30

Safety Briefing and talk from Sizewell B

12:00

Lunch

12:30

Tours start of Sizewell B

15:30

Presentation from Sizewell C

16:30

Coach departs Sizewell B to Manningtree Station

17:53

Train departs Manningtree (Estimated)

18:55

Train arrives into London Liverpool Street



Places are limited, so if you wish to book your place, please email Alice Terry to receive more information.


Tours & Workshop Cancellation and Refund Policy


Under the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations (2000), if you change your mind about attending this event you have the option to notify OECEvents Ltd of your intention to cancel your booking within 7 days of purchase, in exchange for a full refund, with no penalty.

Any refunds provided under this policy will be issued to the credit card(s) used for the purchase and will be processed within 10 business days of confirmation by OEC Events Ltd . At the time your refund is granted, we will invalidate your booking.

Cancellations submitted after 30 days prior will not be refunded. We can accept delegate substitutions up to 3 weeks before an event.

Payments must be received in full prior to the event or will not be granted.

If the event has to be cancelled due to force majeure no refund will be granted.