13 September 2022
1100 GMT
0700 EDT
1630 IST



About the Webinar

This webinar will explore the way forward for developing offshore wind in Sri Lanka – what are the challenges and opportunities for developing offshore wind, and how could this fit within the growing, regional offshore wind market?

Experts from the World Bank, Global Wind Energy Council, Sri Lanka Sustainability Energy Authority, and COWI will be discussing the topic, and providing insight to the industry on the potential for offshore wind in Sri Lanka.

The World Bank will seek feedback on the roadmap’s preliminary findings. Details will be given in the webinar of how to participate in this consultation.

The webinar will be recorded and made available after the event. The slides can be found here: https://esmap.org/offshore-wind

Jari Vayrynen, Senior Energy Specialist, World Bank
Ranjith Sepala, Chairman, Sri Lanka Sustainable Energy Authority
Rebecca Williams, Head of Offshore Wind, GWEC
Erik Mohr, Head of Section – Wind Energy and Renewables, COWI
Mark Leybourne, Senior Energy Specialist – Offshore Wind, World Bank