Electrical Safety & Energy Transition: Preparing Buildings for a Safe Energy Transition

Start/Stop Date:
20 Nov 2019
European Copper Institute
L42, Rue de la Loi 42, 1040 Brussels 12:00 – 21:00
Focus Areas:
Preparing buildings for a safe energy transition
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A European Fire Safety Week Event

Electricity is poised to play a predominant role in our buildings and clean, decentralized technologies will multiply electrical uses and transform electrical installations in our homes. What are the successful measures for minimising electrical hazards and fires in houses and what conditions enable a safe energy transition for buildings?

This event should be attended by representatives from the electrical value chain, from manufacturers, to distributors and installers, electrical safety experts, building technologies experts, consumer and tenant interest representatives, fire brigades, insurance companies, and policymakers covering energy and building legislation.


12:00 – Lunch
13:00 – Welcome and Keynote speech: Buildings of the future
13:30 – Are buildings ready? EU-wide electrical safety data & statistics
14:00 – Coffee break
14:15 – Key measures to minimise electrical safety risks
16:30 – Coffee Break
16:45 – Safety and new technologies, solar, batteries, electric vehicles
17:45 – Key takeaways 18:00 – Reception offered by AIE

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