New trends in the European electric power business -Suggestions for Japan

July 09 2021

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Institute of Energy Economics, Japan
& EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation
Joint webinar
~ New trends in the European electric power business
-Suggestions for Japan-~

In this webinar, three electric power companies from the EU will talk about efforts for renewable energy and the specific business such as, 1) Business utilizing distributed power sources such as renewable energy and storage batteries, 2) Business related to resilience related to volatility of renewable energy and stable power supply, 3) Other new businesses(Digitalization, CCUS = Carbon dioxide Capture, Utilization and Storage technology, etc.) And after, panelists including Japanese IEEJ speaker, discuss the possibility of further development and cooperation of the electric power business in the EU and Japan. Please check APPLY on the left side of the screen for details and join us.

1. Date and time:
Friday, July 9, 2021 16: 00-17: 30 Tokyo (9: 00-10: 30 Brussels)
2. Languages:
English and Japanese (with simultaneous interpretation)
3. Program:
16:00 (9:00)~ Opening remarks
・Representative of The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)
16:00 to 17:00 (9:00 - 10:00) Presentation
Junichi OGASAWARA, Senior Research Fellow, Manager, Electric Power Group,
   Assistant Director, Electric Power Industry & New and Renewable Energy Unit,
   The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)
Simone MORI, Head of Europe, Enel S.p.A. (Italy)
Vincent DU FOUR, General Representative Japan & Korea, Électricité de France
   (EDF) (France)
Hiroshi SAKUMA, Chief Coordination and International Officer, Management   Board ENECO (Holland)
17: 00-17: 30 (10: 00-10: 30) Discussion
・Moderator: Hiroki KUDO, Board Member, Director, Charge of Electric Power
   Industry & New and Renewable Energy Unit, The Institute of Energy Economics,
   Japan (IEEJ)

17:30 (10:30) ~ Closing remarks
Yasuo TANABE, Managing Director of Japan Side, EU-Japan Center for Industrial


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