George Xydis

George Xydis worked on various wind energy projects that range from a single 10-kW turbine to a 486 MW offshore wind farm. He had the opportunity to work in the wind sector together with developers, utilities, constructors, universities, and research institutes. He holds a PhD in Engineering from National Technical University of Athens, and a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He used to work as a Wind Projects Development Coordinator at Rokas Renewables – Iberdrola Renewables, as a Wind Project Developer (Wind Resource & Siting Engineer) at Vector Hellenic Windfarms S.A., and as a Researcher (eq. Assistant Professor level) in the Center for Electric Power and Energy (CEE), Department of Electrical Engineering at Technical University of Denmark. He is expert on Wind Resource Assessment, Energy Resources Optimization, Spatial Planning, and Energy Demand and he has developed a significant network in both business and academic sectors. George is one of the Editors of Open Engineering (formerly Central European Journal of Engineering) and Associate Editor of Frontiers in Energy Systems and Policy.