FORMAL OPENING (12:30-13:00)
Topic: The European Green Deal – Why now and what lies ahead
- What is the new framework for the energy sector development, based on the Green Deal
- What are the pivotal challenges at the EU level and how will they impact the national policies
- The financial dimensions of the transition at European and national levels
- What the ‘just transition’ is all about
15:00-15:30 – COFFEE BREAK
SECOND PANEL (15:30-17:30)
Topic: The Electrification – a backbone of the European Green Deal
The networks – a backbone of the clean energy transition (digitisation; big data; e-mobility; energy storage; retail electricity market liberalization);
Is it possible to attain complete carbon neutrality at the current energy prices and network tariffs?
Energy efficiency – how to achieve the targets?
What does it mean to have clean and smart electrification given the Bulgarian circumstances?