The inaugural session of “Energy Dialogues”, a scientific initiative focusing on the analysis of important regulatory issues affecting the Energy Market co-organized by the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute and Energypress, took place on October 31,2014 at Aegli, Zappeio.
Key personalities from the Greek Energy scene participated as speakers in the inaugural session, which focused on the regulatory aspects of the restructuring the Greek electricity market. Speakers included Environment, Energy & Climate Change Deputy Minister Asimakis Papageorgiou, the President and CEO of PPC S.A. (Public PowerCorporation) Arthuros Zervos, Miltos Aslanoglou, Vice President of RAE (Regulatory Authority for Energy), Ioannis Giarentis, President of the Hellenic Independent Power Transmission Operator, Anastassios Garis, President of the Operator of Electricity Market, Giorgos Stamtsis, General Manager of the Hellenic Association of Independent Power Producers (HAIPP – locally referred as ESAI), Pantelis Kapros, Professor at the National Technical University (NTUA), Antonis Kontoleon, Board Member of EVIKEN(Industrial Energy Consumers Association), Ioannis Tsipouridis, Board President of ELETAEN (Greek Wind Energy Association) and Konstantinos Athanassiadis, President of the recently established Hellenic Association of Electricity Traders and Suppliers.
“Energy Dialogues” were curated and coordinated by Dr. A. Metaxas, President of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute and Managing Partner of M&A Law Firm.
Speakers at the “Energy Dialogues” series offered detailed and substantiated answers to pre-determined questions. The answers will be published for the creation of an archive of thought-provoking material. In order to provide access of information to sector professionals, researchers, as well as to the ever-increasing number of young scientists interested in the discipline of energy regulation, the archive will also be made available through a special section to be launched in the Energypress news portal.
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