The Central European Day of Energy

The Central European Day of Energy

The fifth edition of Central European Day of Energy took place virtually on 2 December and it focused on offshore wind development in Central Europe, particularly in the Baltic, Black and Adriatic Seas.

The event hosted Mme Commissioner Kadri Simson,  the Lithuanian Minister for Energy – Mr. Zigmuntas Vaiciunas, the Deputy Minister for Climate and Environment, Mr Adam Guibourgé-Czetwertyński and Jerzy Buzek, former Chief of the European Parliament as keynote speakers, together with a number of key energy experts from the European Commission and the industry sector.

The discussion concentrated on the role of offshore wind installations in the energy transition challenge.


Joachim Balke, Head of Unit, Networks and Regional initiatives, DG Energy, EC

Hando Sutter, CEO of Eesti Energia

Øyvind Vessia, Vice President, Head of Regulatory Affairs of Ørsted

Liutauras Varanavičius, Chief Strategist of LITGRID

Gheorghe Visan, Energy Markets and Commercial Director of Transelectrica

If you were not able to join us or you would like to revisit, you will be able to watch a recording of the event here.