The Executive Committee of Global 100% RE is pleased to invite you to attend the launch event of the Global 100% Renewable Energy Platform, taking place at Gustav-Stresemann-Institute in Bonn, Germany, on 8 May 2017.
Over the course of the last couple of years the Global 100% RE Campaign has succeeded in creating a global movement for 100% Renewable Energy focusing on inclusive bottom-up processes and uniting very big, worldwide networks in the field.
After years of functioning successfully as a network, the campaign will become a legal entity in the form of The Global 100% RE Platform. This will be a pivotal moment for accelerating the campaign's outreach and operability, as well as demonstrating our commitment to making Global 100% RE a reality.
In addition to the official ceremony, participating organizations will present actual solutions and strategies for achieving Global 100% RE.
We are excited to announce that the event will feature video contributions by some of the world's leading renewable energy advocates:
- Bill McKibben, Co-founder of 350.org
- Michael Brune, Executive Director of Sierra Club
- Naoto Kan, former Prime Minister of Japan
- Dipal C. Barua, Founder of Grameen Shakti
- David Suzuki, Journalist
Leading international experts in the field will provide the basis for fruitful discussion Speakers include:
- Lasse Bruun, Head of Global Campaign Coordination, CAN International
- Joanna Costello, Deputy Executive Secretary, ISES
- Jose Etcheverry, Co-Chair Sustainable Energy Initiative, York University
- Stefan Gsänger, Secretary General, WWEA
- Jodie van Horn, Director Ready for 100 Campaign, Sierra Club
- Tetsunari Iida, Executive Director, ISEP
- Harry Lehmann, General Director, UBA
- Anna Leidreiter, Senior Policy Officer, WFC
- Christine Lins, Executive Secretary, REN21
- Ana Marques, Senior Officer, ICLEI
- Nick Nuttall, Director Communications and Outreach, UNFCCC
- Stefan Schurig, Director Climate Energy, WFC
- Gerhard Stryi-Hipp, Coordinator „Smart Cities", Fraunhofer ISE
- Ibrahim Togola, President and Co-founder, Mali-Folkecenter Nyetaa Group (tbc)
- Mathias Willenbacher, Entrepreneur and Founder of 100% EE Foundation
- Monika Zimmermann, Deputy Secretary General, ICLEI
Energetic India speaks with Dr. Gundu Sabde, CMD, RelyOn Solar.
Energetica India speaks with Mr.RAY LUIZ, Country Manager – India, Shenzhen Kstar New Energy Co
Energetica India catches up with Mr Manish Gupta , President , North India Module Manufacturer
UBM India speaks to Energetica India on UBM's role in India's Renewable energy sector.
Energetica India team catches up with the Sunshot Technologies to learn more about the company