European Union Energy Day.
Clean energy solutions for decarbonisation, economic growth and jobs


09.00 - 10.00

HIGH-LEVEL OPENING


An energy transition in Europe is part of the global energy transition. This opening event will discuss the progress made on the political framework for renewable energy and energy efficiency in Europe, and reflect on actions taking to boost the clean energy transition globally.

10.00 - 11.00

PANEL DISCUSSION ON EU PROGRESS ON CLEAN ENERGY TRANSITION


11.15 - 13.15

CLEAN ENERGY FOR ISLAND TRANSITIONS


Europe has launched a Clean Energy for EU Islands Initiative that aims to develop energy transition plans for all European islands. This session will discuss the opportunities to expand this initiative for all islands, and will include the signing of a support letter from the European Commission to the Initiative for Renewable Island Energy (IRIE).

14.30 - 16.30

AFRICA-EU PARTNERSHIP ON CLEAN ENERGY


Achieving universal access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy in Arica, including in rural areas, is key for generating inclusive development and jobs for both continents, aligned with the climate challenge. This session will report on the enhanced collaboration between EU and African policy makers and industry leaders to support and boost sustainable investments in the energy sector.