Central Europe Energy Partners is an institutional partner of the 10th annual SET Plan conference conjoined with the 11th Central European Energy Conference (CEEC), to take place from 29th of November until 1st of December, in Bratislava, Slovakia. CEEP is also the co-organiser of the panel on Central European natural gas market integration.
CEEP panel will address major challenges the EU and in particular the Member States in Central and South Eastern Europe are confronted with in the field of security of natural gas supplies, including development of the strategic gas transmission infrastructure. Special attention will be paid to the implementation of the “Road Map towards the regional gas market among Visegrad 4 countries” adopted by Prime Ministers of the Visegrad Group in Warsaw on 16 June 2013 and the implementation of “North-South Gas corridor” which could enable more gas flows among the countries in the region. The discussion will take place on 1st of December, from 13:30 to 15:00.
The conference will review the role of SET Plan as the technological pillar of the EU energy policy and its achievements so far. It will focus also on the implementation of the Energy Union, especially its Research and Innovation dimension and its will evaluate the progress in developing new technologies in RES and energy efficiency fields. Other topics will include electromobility, nuclear safety, energy storage, the role of Central European countries with respect to the Energy Union and others.
The conference is organized by the Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information and the Slovak Foreign Policy Association, under the auspices of the Estonian Presidency of the EU Council, and celebrates its 10th anniversary.