CEER Electricity Infrastructure Workshop

Brussels, 2007-02-13
The Council of European Energy Regulators (CEER) hosted a one-day Electricity Infrastructure workshop in Brussels on the 13th February 2007. The workshop concentrated on electric power grid infrastructure projects, authorisations and permission procedures, and incentives for the construction of critical infrastructure.
Please find the workshop's agenda, background documents, and the presentations held below.

Workshop Documents

Final agenda

"The framework for a single European electricity market"
Ms. Asta Sihvonen Punkka, CEER Electricity WG Chair

"Cross Border Framework for Transmission Network Infrastructure"
Mr. Shaun Kent, Co-Chair Electricity Regional Initiative Taskforce

"Strategic Review and Priority Interconnection Plan"
Mr.Wolfgang Kerner, European Commission, DG TREN

"Austria - Completing the 380 kV Ring"
Gerhard Christiner, Verbund APG, Head of Asset Management

"Spain France Interconnection"
Jean Verseille, RTE, Director System Development

"A new Spanish-French Interconnection"
Mr. Martin Portillo, Red Electrica Española, Deputy Transmission General Manager

"Future Nordic Grid Investments"
Mr. Ulf Moberg, Svenska Kraftnat

"Interconnection of the Cycladic Islands of Syros, Tinos, Mykonos, Paros and Naxos to the Mainland System via submarine cables"
Mr. Athanassios Koronides and S. Efsthatiou, HTSO and G. Koutzoukos and N. Boulaxis, RAE

"How to balance the public's concerns and critical infrastructure construction"
Mr. Matti Vainio, European Commission DG Environment, Deputy Head of Unit

"Is 380 kV Underground Cable an option?"
Mr. Frank Vandenberghe, Member of the ETSO Steering Committee