Gas Week 2012

From 23 April 2012 to 27 April 2012 ( European Parliament- 3rd floor balcony, Altiero Spinelli Building )


GasNaturally, making a clean future real

European Parliament Exhibition hosted by Prof. Vladko  Panayotov MEP (ALDE, BG)

GasNaturally welcomes you to ‘Gas Week’, a week-long series of events in the European Parliament from Monday 23 to Friday 27 April on the 3rd floor Balcony, Altiero Spinelli Building (ASP – 03G).

This exciting and dynamic exhibition with 3D images, floor projections and interactive videos will showcase the role of natural gas in contributing to a low carbon economy.

Events on Tuesday 24 April

Gas Week Inauguration Cocktail (19h-20h30) – join us at the inauguration cocktail on Tuesday April 24th at the 3rd floor Balcony ASP, hosted by Prof. Panayotov MEP and speeches by Director General DG Energy, Phillip Lowe, Gaston Franco MEP (EPP, FR), along with the incoming International Gas Union (IGU) President Jérôme Ferrier

Sandwich lunch (12h30-14h00) - Open sandwich lunch for visitors to the exhibition.

Events on Wednesday 25 April

European Parliament Hearing (12h00-14h00) hosted by ITRE Chairwoman Amalia Sartori MEP (EPP, IT) on ‘Gas and Renewables: Combining forces to help achieve Energy 2050’, with presentations by industry, experts, NGOs and closing remarks by Niki Tzavela MEP (EFD, EL), EP Rapporteur on Energy 2050. A  sandwich lunch will be served from 11h30-12h00, taking place in the European Parliament, in room JAN 6Q1.

Cocktail Reception (18h30-20h00) with Prof. Panayotov MEP and a presentation from Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE) 3rd floor Balcony, Altiero Spinelli Building (ASP – 03G).

GasNaturally is an initiative by 7 gas associations, who aim to highlight the essential role of natural gas in the energy system’s forthcoming transformation. This initiative intends to feed the EU debate with factual information and data about the role and benefits of natural gas in a long-term, sustainable energy mix.