News & Updates
News & Updates
The First International Workshop of the BEST project took place on Friday 9 September, 2022, in Brussels at the University Foundation (Rue d’Egmont, 11 – 1000 Brussels).
More than 60 participants attended this great networking event. Many thanks to the speakers and panellists for their interesting presentations, fruitful collaborations and discussions!
9h00-9h10 Welcome by
, coordinator of the BEST project
Presentation of the BEST project
9h50-10h30 Plenary lecture “
Diversity of options to reach carbon-neutrality across the entire European energy system
” by Stefan Pfenninger (TU Delft, Netherlands)
10h30-11h00 Coffee break
11h00-11h40 Plenary lecture “
What challenges do Distribution System Operators face to facilitate the energy transition?
” by Pierre Mallet (Enedis, France)
Panel Discussion on Topic 1: Energy and Electrical systems
, with Stefan Pfenninger (TU Delft), Pierre Mallet (Enedis), Aline Guilmot (FPS Economy) and Benoît Martin (CLIMACT)
12h40-14h00 Lunch and Networking
14h00-14h40 Plenary lecture “
SUNERGY – EU Strategic R&I Agenda for the sustainable production of fuels and chemical
” by Carina Faber (SUNERGY/ENGIE, Belgium)
14h40-15h20 Plenary lecture “
Electrofuels: under what circumstances can they be cost-competitive?
” by Maria Grahn (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
15h20-15h50 Coffee break
Panel Discussion on Topic 2:
with Carina Faber (SUNERGY/ENGIE), Maria Grahn (Chalmers University of Technology), Michaël De Koster (ENGIE) and Jeroen Vanfraechem (ENTRAS/Hydrogen Import Coalition Belgium)
16h50-17h00 Conclusions by Hervé Jeanmart