Participation of Mr. Miltiadis Makrygiannis, PABSEC Deputy Secretary General, in the Athens Energy Forum 2018, Athens, 15-16 February 2018
Mr. Miltiadis Makrygiannis, PABSEC Deputy Secretary General, attended the Athens Energy Forum 2018, which took place in Athens, on 15-16 February 2018, and hosted by The New York Times Media Group.
During the Athens Energy Forum 2018, international energy policy makers and business leaders discussed the new upstream exploration projects that have been underway in South East Mediterranean and provided an update at the latest developments on Renewable Energy Solutions, Energy Efficiency and Technological Innovation, Domestic and Regional Electricity and Gas Market Dynamics.
It was pointed that 2017 has been another year marked by the regional geopolitical tensions and rivalries, but despite this very high level of volatility, new exploration projects are underway in south east Mediterranean area, creating new potential for investments in the oil and gas industry. Special referral was made to the new set of challenges that will affect EU’s Climate and Energy Policy to 2030 and beyond.