7:30pm MONDAY 15th APRIL 2013
The Library, Quaker Meeting House, 126 Hampton Road, BRISTOL BS6 6JB
With Andre Karihaloo –Corlan Hafren – a BARRAGE;
& Peter KYDD – Parsons Brinckerhoff – TIDAL LAGOONS.
Further details at : www.greenpeace.org.uk/groups/bristol
Andre Karihaloo is Head of Operations at Hafren Power, the company that is attempting to build a new type of tidal power barrage across the Severnestuary. Before joining Hafren Power, he worked for a decade in the investment industry. He has a Master's in Finance and Economics from the London School of Economics.
Peter Kydd is the Director of Strategic Consulting at Parsons Brinckerhoff, a firm of consulting engineers, where he has led studies on tidal power for various organisations including the major Government study that reported in 2010. That work informed the Stepping Stone concept he will describe tonight. He is also the Chair of the South WestMarine Energy Park, one of two marine energy parks created by the Government to champion marine energy.