POWER-GEN Europe and Renewable Energy World Europe 2015 ends on a high

The conference and exhibition gave the energy industry the chance to celebrate achievement, tackle challenges and highlight future opportunities.

Wednesday 17 June, London – POWER-GEN Europe and Renewable Energy World Europe 2015 closed on Thursday 11 June 2015, with a renewed sense of optimism about Europe’s transitioning energy sector. In what has been viewed as a difficult time for the energy sector, almost 10,000 attendees came together at the show to trade intelligence, learn new ideas and celebrate successes within European energy. This included nearly 1,000 delegates from 400 exhibitors, representing over 100 countries. The flow of thoughts, enthusiasm and technology were a constant throughout the event, and attendees left with many promising ideas, not least from the 203 diverse and inspirational speakers at the conference.

This year’s event opened with the highly anticipated Joint Keynote Session from Maria vander Hoeven, Executive Director, International Energy Agency; Ineke Dezentjé HammingBluemink,
President of FME, the Dutch Employers’ Association; Marie Donnelly, Director, DG Energy; and Dr Wolfgang Konrad, Chief Executive, Siemens Distributed Generation.