Podcast with Frank Oomen & Markus Wanckel – Community Acceptance
We discuss the crucial importance of community engagement in the development of renewable energy projects in Europe. Frank Oomen, Head of Large Scale Solar Projects at Dutch solar developer GroenLeven, and Markus Wanckel, Project Developer at BayWa r.e., discuss the need to ensure the energy transition is inclusive and how national renewable targets will not be met unless communities are engaged with proactively on the ground.
Podcast with Sonnenwagen Aachen’s Tina Pauli – Head of Driving Strategy
With BayWa r.e.’s continued support, Team Sonnenwagen is gearing up for their next big challenge – The Solar Challenge Morocco 2021 which takes place in October. In our latest r.e.think energy podcast, we are joined by the Head of Team Sonnenwagen’s Driving Strategy, Tina Pauli, where we discuss the road to Morocco, the teams new car, Tina’s role on the team, careers in engineering and technology, e-mobility and of course, climate change.
Podcast with Walburga Hemetsberger – SolarPower Europe & the Electric Decade
On the path to becoming climate neutral by 2050, the EU has set a target of at least 55% net reduction in greenhouse emissions by 2030. Joined by Walburga Hemetsberger, the CEO of SolarPower Europe, in this episode of our r.e.think energy podcast series we discuss the imperative need to drive forward the renewable transition in Europe this decade if we are to avert catastrophic climate change, the crucial role solar has to play and the opportunities the green transition represents for all of us.