OREANDA-NEWS А scheduled session of ongoing seminar entitled “Renewable Energy Sources: Challenges and Prospects” was held at Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS). Representatives from state agencies, various institutions of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, non-governmental organisations, and companies operating in Azerbaijan attended the seminar. BHOS lecturers and students also participated in the session.

At the meeting, deputy head of the Centre for Renewable Energy Resources Monitoring of the Azalternativenerji LLC Rasim Mammadov presented a paper on “Monitoring of Renewable Energy Resources”. As he reported, 21 meteorological stations had been set up across the country for monitoring the renewable energy resources. Their assessment then is made on the basis of measurement of various parameters including radiation, humidity, wind speed, and atmospheric temperature at different altitudes during a year.

In conclusion, Rasim Mammadov answered the seminar participants’ questions. Next session of the seminar is scheduled for February 2017.