Sustainability or Competitiveness? Energy efficiency can bring us both

13 November 2013, 15.00–18.30

The Representation of the State of Baden-Württemberg to the EU, Rue Belliard 60-62, Brussels.

About the seminar

The seminar highlighted the links between energy efficiency, sustainability, competitiveness and stable employment. The EU’s current discussion to establish a 2030 framework for climate and energy policy was an important factor in the discussion of looking into improving competitiveness and sustainability.

The seminar also highlighted important policy aspects while providing insights into some of the complex technical and methodological issues involved in the discussion.

The seminar was arranged by eceee in cooperation with Fraunhofer ISI, Germany


Welcome address: Nicola Schelling, Representation of the State of Baden-Württemberg. See the film.

MEP Bendt B
endtsen. See the film.

    Energy Efficiency – at the crossroads of the EU energy and cohesion policies. Tudor Constantinescu, Principal Adviser, DG ENER, European Commission. Download the presentation (pdf). See the film.

    The role of energy efficiency potentials in a 2030 target system for climate and energy policy, Barbara Schlomann, Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI, Karlsruhe, Germany. Download the presentation (pdf). See the film.

    Energy efficiency – boosting Europe’s competitiveness. Marc Ringel, Professor, University of Applied Economics and Environmental
 Sciences (HfWU), Geislingen, Germany. Download the presentation (pdf). See the film.

    Discussion. See the film.