Wat zijn de obstakels en oplossingen om energiearmoede op lokaal en Europees niveau aan te pakken? De antwoorden worden besproken tijdens de slotconferentie van ASSIST in het Europees Economisch en Sociaal Comité op 2 april 2020 in Brussel.


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European Economic and Social Committee
Rue de Trèves 74
1040 Brussels
België

De conferentie "Van lokaal naar Europees: obstakels en oplossingen om energiearmoede aan te pakken" zal verschillende actoren, waaronder belanghebbenden en beleidsbeslissers, samenbrengen om energiearmoede op zowel lokaal als Europees niveau aan te pakken.

Programma

  • 9h00 – 9h25 Ontvangst en welkom
    • Marina Varvesi, ASSIST coordinator
    • Kadri Simson, European Commission, DG ENERGY (tbc)
  • 9h25 – 10h35 Rondetafel: How local actions and social innovations are necessary to put vulnerable consumers at the heart of policies addressing energy poverty
    • Moderator: Marta Garcia, ECOSERVEIS
    • Discussion with National Vulnerable Consumers Steering Committee members from Italy, Spain, Finland, UK, Poland and Belgium
    • Discussion with the audience
  • 10h35 – 11h20 Challenges to tackle energy poverty: views from EU projects
    • Moderator: Sonja Van Ressen, climate, energy, environment journalist (tbc)
    • Silvia Vivarelli, EASME
    • Marina Varvesi, ASSIST coordinator
    • European projects on Energy Poverty by Cezara Popovici, STEP coordinator, Horizon 2020 project
    • Clotilde Clark-Foulquier, FEANTSA
    • Discussion with the audience
  • 11h20 - 11h45 Koffiepauze en netwerken
  • 11h45 - 12h55 Rondetafel: EU policy to tackle energy poverty and protect vulnerable consumers in Europe: proposal and recommendations
    • Moderator: Mathias Maucher, European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN)
    • Maria Jeliazkova, EAPN Bulgaria, ASSIST partner presenting the Vulnerable Consumers Protection Framework Paper
    • Pierre-Jean Coulon, President of the TEN section at the EESC
    • Pablo Sánchez Centellas, EPSU
    • Cornelia Ernst, Member of the European Parliament, GUE/NGL group (tbc)
    • Giustino Piccolo, Covenant of Mayors
    • Julien Dijol, Housing Europe
    • Saskia Bricmont, Member of the European Parliament, EPP group (tbc)
    • Discussion with the audience
  • 12h55 - 13h10 Slotwoord 
    • Pierre-Jean Coulon, President of the TEN section at the EESC

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Let op: tijdens dit event is de voertaal Engels.