The EE & RE exhibition is a platform for many local and foreign companies to showcase their eco-friendly solutions for energy production and consumption. The event has the format “exhibition-conference” and is open to visitors from the sectors of automation, energy, construction, engineering, different industry branches, representatives of municipalities and government administration, HVAC, lighting, transport and logistics, etc.
The EBRD is supporting a new 36 MW solar plant in western Ukraine as part of its commitment to making the energy mix in its countries of operations greener. The investment is made together with the Clean Technology Fund, the Bank’s partner in advancing green energy.
Highlights of the session included the second in a series of debates with EU leaders on the future of Europe, with Croatian Prime Minister, Andrej Plenković; and the debate and vote on the composition of the European Parliament after Brexit. The European Commission also made statements on fair taxation packages and the manipulation of scientific research by multinationals in the wake of revelations on emission tests on monkeys and humans by the German car industry. Parliament decided to set up a special committee on the Union’s authorisation procedure for pesticides (PEST). Parliament adopted agreed first-reading positions on, inter alia, a regulation on ending unjustified geo-blocking and two regulations on EU external action funds – among the priorities for 2018 in the Joint Declaration agreed by the Council, Commission and Parliament.
On Monday 12 February, the European Commission will host the second high-level meeting on the European Battery Alliance. Political representatives of interested Member States and the European Investment Bank will participate.
The 2018 EU – India Smart Grids Workshop is part of the India Smart Grid Week 2018 (ISGW), the leading conference in India on smart grids and smart cities.