15 January, 2013 | (01 hr)
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This webcast is part of The Conference Board Director General Series. A series of briefings with senior officials from the EU Commission. Our guest speaker for the January webcast is Director General for Energy, Philip Lowe.
During this webcast, Mr. Lowe will give the following overview of upcoming policies and legislation in energy policy (during 2013):
- New climate and energy framework for the period up to 2030
- Steps towards completion of the internal energy market
- Energy infrastructure
- Communication on energy technologies and innovation
- Nuclear energy
- Environmental climate and energy assessment framework to enable safe and secure unconventional hydrocarbon extraction
- Energy efficiency
- Renewable energies
Philip Lowe was born in Leeds in 1947. He read Politics, Philosophy and Economics at St John's College, Oxford and has an M. Sc. from London Business School. Following a period in the manufacturing industry, he joined the European Commission in 1973, and held a range of senior posts as Chef de Ca...Full Bio
Lucas Bergkamp is Director of the Environment & Product Stewardship Council for The Conference Board. In this role, he works with members to identify opportunities to share experience and expertise relevant to managing environmental and product stewardship challenges.
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