NATO Workshop to Address Weather/Climate Risk Management for the Energy Sector

July 2008: The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) will hold an advanced research workshop on weather/climate risk management for the energy sector in Santa Maria di Leuca, Lecce, Italy, from 6-10 October 2008.

The Workshop will be organized in five main sessions: weather and climate fundamentals for

the energy sector; energy sector practices, needs and impediments; current

weather/climate information transfer to the energy sector; policy options for

improved transfer between weather/climate and energy sectors; and practices for

information transfer between weather/climate and energy sectors. [Workshop website