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Decarbonising Industry and the ICT Sector

10 Jul 2020

EiiF President Peter Hoedemaker opened and closed the webinar "Decarbonising Industry and the ICT Sector" (EUSEW 2020 side event) and EiiF Foundation Director Andreas Gürtler gave a presentation on the potential of industrial insulation to save energy and reduce emissions in industry and the ICT sector, and spoke about the multiple benefits of industrial insulation, for the global climate, the EU and the European industry.

Existing technologies and approaches were discussed in the webinar as well as possible short-term solutions and a long-term roadmap towards climate-neutrality. The interesting and insightful webinar was followed by a panel discussion.

Download the full presentation here - the recording will also be made available and can be watched on the EiiF YouTube Channel.

The webinar was moderated by Monica Frassoni, President, European Alliance to Save Energy and the participants included Jan Ciampor, Policy Officer, Energy Efficiency Unit, DG ENER, European Commission - Antti Valle, Deputy Head of Unit, Energy Intensive Industries and Raw Materials, DG GROW, European Commission - Andreas Guertler, Director, European Industrial Insulation Foundation - Gaël Souchet, Senior Product Manager New Energy Storage, Schneider Electric - Andrea Herbst, Senior Researcher, Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI - Guido Knoche, Senior Advisor for Climate, German Environment Agency (UBA) - Barbara Mariani, Senior Policy Officer for Climate, European Environmental Bureau.