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Central European Day of Energy: Prospects for offshore wind development in Central Europe (EVENT OF THE WEEK)


02 Dec 2020 10:00 to 13:00





Event Description

Central European Energy Partners would like to invite you for the 5th Central European Day of Energy (CEDE) on 2 December from 10.00 to 13.00.

This time, the CEDE will focus on offshore wind development in Central Europe, particularly in the Baltic, Black and Adriatic seas. According to the EU forecasts, up to 450 GW of offshore capacity needs to be installed in the EU by 2050 to keep temperature rises below 1.5°C.

But what’s really happening with offshore wind in Central Europe ? Our speakers will tell you about the latest developments in renewable policies as well as about some ground-breaking projects.

The CEDE is a place to take a closer look at all aspects of offshore wind energy sector in Central Europe and to discuss its challenges, opportunities and possible solutions.

List of confirmed speakers so far:

  • L. Jesień, Chairman of the Board of Directors of CEEP and Director of International Cooperation PSE, S.A
  • M. Kawnik, Executive Director, CEEP
  • Ž. Vaičiūnas, Minster for Energy of Lithuania
  • K. Simson, Commissioner for Energy, European Commission 
  • C. Sikow-Magny, Director of the Internal Energy and Market, European Commission, DG ENER
  • P. Abreau Marques, Head of Unit of Renewables and CCS policy, European Commission, DG ENER
  • J. Balke, Head of Unit of Network and Regional Initiatives, European Commission, DG ENER
  • J. Buzek, Member of the European Parliament, ITRE Committee
  • B. Badea, CEO, Hidroelectrica
  • G. Dikson, CEO, WindEurope
  • G. Gorski, COO, Ocean WINDS
  • L. Varanavičius, Chief Strategist, LITGRID
  • G. Visan, Energy Markets and Commercial Director, Transelectrica
  • H. Sutter, CEO, Eesti Energia
  • M. Morawiecka, CEO, PGE Baltica
  • U. Strodbæk, Vice President, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Ørsted
  • R. Zukas, CEO, EPSO-G

Participation at this event is free of charge but registration is compulsory. Don’t miss watching our virtual invitation. We look forward to welcoming you to the 5 edition of the Central European Day of Energy.

More information can be found here. The draft agenda is available here.




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