Organised by SolarPower Europe, the largest European solar association, the SolarPower Summit is globally recognised as the most important event on global solar developments. This year, we met 300+ renowned sector analysts, senior policy-makers and key industry stakeholders and discussed the industry’s biggest challenges and opportunities from a policy, business and technology perspective.
Today Austria won the shameful Fossil of the Day Award from Climate Action Network (CAN) International. Austria was given this dubious award because it is failing as the president of the EU to end subsidies to coal power plants in the current EU electricity market negotiations, while the the bloc underperforms on climate finance for developing countries, which are at the forefront of the worsening impacts of climate change.
Katowice (Poland), 11 December 2018 – European Aluminium’s new report called “Vision 2050” confirms the strong growing European and worldwide demand of aluminium in key markets such as automotive, packaging and building. While the document is set to be released soon, it outlines the substantial reduction of direct and indirect CO2 emissions through innovation, regulatory predictability and increasing recycling rates.
Katowice (Poland), 11 December 2018 – “The European aluminium industry is well placed to support the transition to electromobility,” says Patrik Ragnarsson, European Aluminium’s automotive and transport expert at the World Climate Summit 2018, an official side event of the UN climate change conference COP24 in Katowice, Poland.
Orgalime, Brussels, 10 December 2018.
The MIN-GUIDE Annual Conference 2018, entitled “The Future Perspective of Minerals Production in the Circular Economy”, will take place in Brussels, Belgium on 11-12 December 2018.
EURACTIV invites you to this high-level Forum to discuss how to take road safety to the next level in order to meet the EU’s long-term goal of moving closer to zero fatalities in road transport by 2050.
EURACTIV invites you to this workshop to explore new challenges and opportunities for EU tourism and how it can contribute further to the EU’s socio-economic success in the coming decades.
This CERRE report analyses the possible evolution of the European electricity market under different levels of variable renewable energy penetration towards 2025. The report highlights the challenges for the current market design in moving towards self-financing VRE. It also observes a likely continuation of the difficulties faced by generators in financing their investments on the basis of wholesale power prices alone, with only some partial mitigation should commodity prices rise, as expected by the IEA, or with substantial improvements in interconnection across Europe.
SMi aims to improve the conference even more by offering a unique and in depth experience by integrating for this year’s event the support and operational prospective of air missions.
The Unleashing Innovation in Blockchain brings together cross-industry leaders in dialogue about current and future projects using blockchain technologies, in the spirit of innovation. The event features discussions on beyond the hype: what are the most useful zones of disruption and innovation for enterprises, harnessing the possibilities: solving business problems with the use of blockchain technologies, adopting blockchain business models: understanding and mitigating risks, and much more.
The fourth edition of The Economist’s Sustainability Summit will marshal the evidence to measure past progress, and assess where and how policymakers, financial institutions and business leaders should act. Where are we on the sustainability front compared with where we need to be? In what areas are efforts still falling short? Has the world already passed the point of no return in terms of climate change? And to what extent should efforts be directed at adaptation rather than mitigation?
The International Anti-Money Laundering and Financial Crime Conference, organized by the Banking Association for Central and Eastern Europe(BACEE) will take place from 10th December to 11th December 2018 at the Crowne Plaza in Bratislava, Slovakia. The conference will cover areas like U.S. Banking relationships, Correspondent banking KYC and KYT enquiries, Risk based compliance and AML management, Fighting financial crime and much more.
The Trends Investment Summit, organized by the Roularta Media Group will take place on 13 February 2019 at the Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel in Brussels, Belgium. This conference gathers private bankers, wealth managers, family offices, financial planners, analysts and advisors. The main themes of this event are fin-tech, gamification and robo-advice, is fin-tech a viable alternative for the investor, goal-based, factor and impact investing, and behavioural economics.