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Energy leaders discussed the key questions of the global and regional energy sector on the 3. Budapest Energy Summit

PRESS RELEASE Energy leaders discussed the key questions of the global and regional energy sector on the 3. Budapest Energy Summit The third Budapest Energy Summit was organised on the 1 December by White Paper Consulting, this year in a virtual format. The CEE region’s leading energy conference was followed […]

Novatek is forging ahead with Arctic LNG 2.

Project partners said that the project’s overall completion is at 29 per cent. The project’s participants include Novatek (60 per cent), Total (10 per cent), CNPC (10 per cent), CNOOC (10 per cent) and the consortium of Mitsui and JOGMEC (10 per cent). The partners noted the Arctic LNG 2 […]

Interview with European Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson, speaker of the Budapest Energy Summit

European Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson will be one of the speakers at the Budapest Energy Summit to be held online on 1 December. Despite the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic last March, the European Commission’s efforts to reach its ambitious climate targets outlined in the European Green Deal continued at full speed. […]

Interview with Péter Kaderják, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Policy at the Hungarian Ministry for Innovation and Technology, speaker of Budapest Energy Summit

Péter Kaderják will be one of the speakers at the Budapest Energy Summit to be held online on 1 December. With the new European proposal to cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by at least 55 per cent by 2030, the energy transition keeps ongoing. However, all Member States have a different starting point and […]

Exclusive interview with NEA Director-General William D. Magwood, speaker of Budapest Energy Summit

William D. Magwood will be one of the speakers at the Budapest Energy Summit to be held online on 1 December. Nuclear energy is nowadays the first source of low-carbon electricity in many countries, generating around 28 per cent of the electricity produced in the European Union. Although the International Energy Agency has […]

The energy industry faces immense challenges, energy leaders to discuss the future of the sector at Budapest Energy Summit

A járvány, az alacsony olaj és gázár valamint a zöld átmenet extrém kihívások elé állítják az energetikai iparágat. A koronavírus-járvány az energiaszektort sem kímélte. Az iparág már a koronavírus előtt is fokozott átalakuláson ment keresztül, hiszen a párizsi klímacélok eléréséhez elengedhetetlen a szektor dekarbonizációja. A vírus nyomán begyűrűző válság azonban […]

Europe’s top renewable energy organisations launch Renewable Hydrogen Coalition

Europe’s top renewable energy organisations SolarPower Europe and WindEurope, supported by Breakthrough Energy, launched the Renewable Hydrogen Coalition to give voice to businesses and thought leaders that will be decisive in positioning Europe as the world leader in renewable hydrogen, produced via electrolysis and based on 100 per cent renewable electricity. The […]

This turbulent year has proven the steadiness and resilience of solar energy – opinion article of Walburga Hemetsberger, speaker of Budapest Energy Summit

Solar and renewables are “defying the difficulties caused by the pandemic, showing robust growth while other fuels struggle,” IEA Executive Director Fatih Birol said during a presentation of IEA’s Renewables 2020 report. This positive message comes at the end of a very difficult year, with all market sectors impacted by the […]

Energy leaders to discuss the future of the energy industry at Budapest Energy Summit

On 1 December the leader of the energy industry will come together at the third Budapest Energy Summit, the region’s leading energy conference which focuses on the transformation of the energy industry. This year’s goal is to review how the sector has coped so far with the challenges of the fast-moving […]

US elections: what’s at stake for CEE’s energy agenda

On the other side of the ocean, US citizens are choosing their next President. Many are wondering what the impact of the next US presidency will be for the rest of the world. The role played by the US in the energy industry has been significant over the past years. […]