Energy Convention Groningen 2005 (ECG2005)
Venue: Martiniplaza Groningen
|Event Date/Time: Oct 26, 2005||End Date/Time: Oct 28, 2005|
|Registration Date: Oct 15, 2005|
|Early Registration Date: Aug 15, 2005|
|Abstract Submission Date: Jul 01, 2005|
Venue: Martiniplaza, City of Groningen, the Netherlands.
Theme of the ECG2005 is Energy scenario's and strategies for change on national, regional and city level.
The ECG2005 hosts 48 workshops. Three special workshops are scheduled in cooperation with the World Energy Council (WEC), International Gas Union (IGU) and International Energy Agency (IEA, Paris).
Rajendra Pachauri, Chairmann IPCC;
George Verberg, president International Gas Union;
Marcel Kramer, CEO Nederlandse Gasunie;
Jan Murray, dep. Secretary General World Energy Council;
William O'Keefe, CEO Marshall Institute Washington DC;
Mohan Munasinghe, scientist and former Energy Director World Bank, Sri Lanka
Theme 1. Energy markets and –business.
Trading Renewable Energy Credits and carbon credits
Security of supply
Is Gas the Transition Fuel?
Theme 2. Renewables and energy efficiency.
Trends in renewable energy
Nuclear energy: efficiency, safety and transwaste mutation
IT and energy efficiency
Theme 3. Energy measurement and monitoring.
Mobility and Transport
Peak oil & gas
(In-)flexible technology standards and energy chain efficiency
Carbon cycle, climate change
24 workshop on energy transition strategies
Theme 4. Countries: USA, India, China, South Africa, Russia, and Netherlands. Representatives from these countries and experts give an overview of the domestic energy markets, import and export, energy policies and strategies for change.
Two workshops will compare two or more countries that are in different stage of energy transition.
Theme 5. Regions. Eight workshops.
Theme 6. Cities. Eight workshops.