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Friday, 24 March 2017
 
09:00 – 12:10 / 13:00 – 17:10, Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Taiwan Academy of Banking and Finance (TABF) 台灣金融研訓院
(2-3F,No.62,Sec.3,Roosevelt Road,TAIPEI 台北市中正區羅斯福路三段62號 2-3F 菁業堂)

AGENDA
REGISTRATION (MORNING 
AFTERNOON)

Keynote speakers
  • Pierre Tardieu, Chief Policy Officer, WindEurope
  • Dr Hu Yie-zu, VP and General Director, Green Energy and Environment Research Laboratories, Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)
  • Peter Schafer, Head of Power, Renewables, Water, KfW IPEX-Bank 
 
Advisors
Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)  | Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC)

Organizers
ECCT Low Carbon Initiative (LCI) | ITRI | TABF | SEMI Taiwan 

Supporting Organization: WindEurope 
 
Co-organizers
European Economic Trade Office | German Institute Taipei | British Office| German Trade Office| Trade Council of Denmark,Taipei

Taiwan has been identified as one of the world’s best locations for both onshore and offshore wind energy. The Taiwan government has set ambitious goals to cut carbon emissions and increase the proportion of electricity generated by renewables to 20% of capacity by 2025. The passage of amendments to the Electricity Act in January 2017 added further impetus to the momentum. In the wake of these developments, dozens of European, multinational and Taiwanese firms are preparing for the promising market that will be unleashed for all players in the wind energy supply and service chain and financial institutions backing them. All the right ingredients are in place to spur a rapid increase in wind energy development. All that is needed is the right regulatory environment and incentives to kick-start a bright new era for wind energy in Taiwan. This conference has been organised to bring all the key players in the wind industry together to chart the best course forward for the wind industry in Taiwan.
 
The conference will bring together industry experts and regulators from Europe and Taiwan, including WindEurope’s Chief Policy Officer and KfW’s Head of Wind Power, and an expected audience of 250 people, which will include senior executives from the wind and financial industry, investors and NGOs.
 
Among other objectives the conference aims to:
  1. Share knowledge of the Europe policies on wind energy policy, financing and investment structures
  2. Showcase the latest technologies and services of leading global wind energy companies
  3. Bring together wind energy developers and suppliers from Europe and Taiwan to discuss future collaboration   

Supporting Organization

 
The ECCT Low Carbon Initiative (LCI) is previliged to have WindEurope's support to 2017 Europe-Taiwan Wind Energy Conference on 26th April in Taipei.  WindEurope, just awarded  “Overall Best European Association” at the European Association Awards 2017, with over 450 members, active in over 50 countries, advocating and promoting wind power in Europe and worldwide.

WindEurope in June and November 2017 is holding two wind events in London and Amsterdam. You are encouraged to regsiter and explore more opportunities in wind.
1. Offshore Wind Event, London, 6-8 June 2017: http://offshorewind2017.com/
2.  WindEurope Annual Event, Amsterdam, 28-30 November 2017: https://windeurope.org/confex2017/
Friday, 31 March 2017

The Trade Council of Denmark (TCD) Taipei is the official representative office for Denmark in Taiwan. The office was established in 1983 with the purpose of promoting bilateral trade as well as economic and cultural collaboration between Denmark and Taiwan.

As Denmark is among the first movers and global market leaders in clean technology in general and in wind and offshore wind in particular, the Trade Council of Denmark has been working extensively with Taiwan in this area over the past many years.TCD Taipei is the key access point for tapping into know-how and expertise from Denmark in the area of green technology and will continue to facilitate knowledge exchange and commercial collaboration to promote Taiwan’s green transition.

For further information, please visit TCD Taipei website www.taipei.um.dk
Monday, 6 March 2017


The ECCT LCI welcomes its second banking member: the ING Group, a Dutch multinational banking and financial services corporation headquartered in Amsterdam. ING is an abbreviation for International Netherlands Group.

ING is a global financial institution with a strong European base, offering banking services, having more than 52,000 employees offer retail and wholesale banking services to customers in over 40 countries. ING is currently among leaders in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index ‘Banks industry’ group.
 
ING is fifth in the 2017 list of world’s 100 most sustainable corporations. The ranking is done by Corporate Knights, the world’s largest magazine focused on sustainability and responsible business. View the full Global 100 report HERE.
Wednesday, 24 February 2016


The ECCT's Low Carbon Initiative (LCI) Delegation this afternoon met with the EPA Minister Dr LEE Ying-Yuan 環保署李應元署長 to discuss improving the EIA process, and exchange opinions on Taiwan's policies and European industrial solutions of material/ waste management and circular economy.

To see more photos, please click HERE.
 
 
Thursday, 16 February 2017

The LCI is pleased to introduce the first new member of 2017: Lee and Li, the largest law firm in Taiwan, is known for expertise in all legal fields and offers a full range of services. Since 1965, Lee and Li in Taiwan has built one of the largest intellectual property right practices, and involved in the phenomenal growth of foreign direct investment.

Lee and Li as a pioneer in developing banking and capital market practice, public construction, government procurement and merger and acquisition, stays relevant by staying current on the latest developments in green energy industry and apply its legal skills to help industry and government achieve their common goals.
 
Lee and Li's services are performed by over 100 lawyers admitted in Taiwan, patent agents, patent attorneys, trademark attorneys, more than 100 technology experts, and specialists in other fields.

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