WEAM4i at XVI technical seminar on: the irrigation under the new framework of water resources planning
Organized by the National Federation of Spanish Irrigators Communities (FENACORE), the “EL REGADÍO EN LA NUEVA PLANIFICACIÓN HIDROLÓGICA” took place on April 8th 2015, in Madrid-Spain , and attended by over 230 people including more than 140 representatives of Irrigators Communities.
Important guests from the governmental sector such as Ms. Isabel García Tejerina, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Environment, participated in the seminar. Representatives from the water utilities , water industry, energy industry, banks, private companies as well as universities and research institutes also attended this seminar.
WEAM4i project was presented in the session of the “Round table: production and management of energy distribution in the irrigated areas,” by Mr. José Luis Molina from Hispatec. The presentation discussed the opportunities and risks of distributed power grids and their integration with irrigation.