[Event Report] Taipower x LCI Workshops on Green Energy & Circular Economy 綠能及循環經濟首場工作坊開幕
To mark Earth Day, the ECCT’s Low Carbon Initiative (LCI) jointly arranged the first in a series of workshops with Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) on the subject of green energy and the circular economy. The event was opened with remarks by Chung Bin-li, President of Taipower (台電公司總經理 鍾炳利) and ECCT Vice Chairman Giuseppe Izzo, after which presentations were given by representatives from the European Union, the Japan Taiwan Exchange Association, and ECCT member companies Jera Energy, EnBW and Ørsted. The event was concluded with a panel discussion moderated by Dr Lin Tze-luen, Deputy Executive Director of the Executive Yuan’s Office of Energy and Carbon Reduction (行政院能源及減碳辦公室副執行長 林子倫). The event was also attended by Taipower Chairman Yang Wei-fuu (楊偉甫董事長) and around 15 representatives from Taipower, government ministries and ECCT member companies.
The speakers at the event were Thomas Jürgensen, Head of the Trade Section of the European Economic and Trade Office; Mitsuaki Hoshino, Chief Deputy Representative (Economics), Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association; Koichi Tamura, Chairman & CEO, Jera Energy; Markus Wild, Managing Director of EnBw Asia Pacific and Andreas Munk-Janson, Head of Operations, Ørsted Asia Pacific.