29 November, 2017

7 ways to eliminate energy poverty in the new EU energy package

Will the 2030 Energy package support the fight against energy poverty?

A Right to Energy event – December 5, 2017

European Parliament, Brussels – Room ASP1G2


12:30 – Opening word with Claude Turmes

Panel 1: Ensuring the right to energy 

  • Moderation: Guillaume Durivaux (EPSU)
  • György Droppa (Researcher, Hungary)
  • Gábor Darócz, Roma leader of the “Bring the light project” (Hungary)
  • Cornelia Ernst, (GUE/NGL MEP, Germany)

Panel 2: Renovating homes

  • Moderation: Julien Dijol (Housing Europe)
  • Takis Grigoriou (Greenpeace Greece)
  • Dr. Yamina Saheb (Senior Climate and Energy Policy Analyst, OpenExp)
  • Theresa Griffin (S&D MEP, UK)

Closing comments

  • Ansgar Kiene (Greenpeace EU office)
  • Benedek Jávor (Greens/EFA MEP, Hungary)
  • Xabier Benito Ziluaga, (GUE/NGL MEP, Spain)
  • Dario Tamburrano (EFDD MEP, Italy)