International Conferences


Polish Minister for Energy, Krzysztof TCHÓRZEWSKI

ENERGY24 Congress: How the Climate Challenge and Energy Policy can Drive Innovation, University of Economics, Katowice, Poland, 11-12 December 2018

EURACOAL President, Tomasz ROGALA, Chairman of the Board, Polska Grupa Górnicza (right) and Janusz OLSZOWSKI, President of the Polish Mining Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Debo ADAMS (Studies Manager & Company Secretary, IEA Clean Coal Centre, London): Innovative approaches to lower emissions from coal power

Dr. Thorsten DIERCKS (Hauptgeschäftsführer, DEBRIV – German Association for Brown Coal, Berlin): Political developments in the German lignite industry and technology responses – from power plant flexibility to alternative uses of lignite

Beth HARDY (Vice President, Strategy & Stakeholder Affairs, International CCS Knowledge Centre, Canada): Post-combustion carbon capture and storage at Boundary Dam and future prospects

Dr. István KALMÁR (Managing Director, Calamites Engineering Ltd and Central European Mining Office Ltd, Hungary): Opportunities for clean coal technologies

Prof. Aleksander SOBOLEWSKI (Director, IChPW – Institute for Chemical Processing of Coal, Zabrze, Poland): Opportunities in Poland for coal gasification as an example of a high-efficiency clean coal technology

Prof. Stanisław PRUSEK (General Director, GIG – Central Mining Institute, Katowice, Poland): Driving innovation at the Clean Coal Technologies Centre

Ing. Vladimír BUDINSKÝ (First Vice President EURACOAL and Vice Chair, UNECE Group of Experts on Cleaner Electricity Systems): 3 case studies from the Czech Republic


International Coal Dialogue “Quo vadis Ukraine?”, EESC, Brussels, 18 November 2014


Vitaly BUTENKO (Commercial Director, DTEK Energy): Energy in Ukraine – a briefing on current issues

Janez KOPAČ (Director, Energy Community): Implementing the Community acquis in the Ukrainian power sector

Ellina LEVINA (Senior Energy Analyst, Sustainable Energy Policy and Technology Directorate, International Energy Agency): IEA’s short- and long-term view of energy supply in Ukraine

Dr. Erich SCHMITZ (Chief Executive, German Coal Importers Association and Chair of EURACOAL Market Committee): global coal (i.e. anthracite) supply

UNFCCC Executive Secretary, Christiana FIGUERES, speaking at International Coal and Climate Summit in Warsaw, November 2013
Greenpeace protesters on roof of Ministry of Economy during International Coal and Climate Summit in Warsaw, November 2013

Intenational Coal & Climate Summit on Clean Coal Technologies – opportunities and innovations
Ministry of Economy, Warsaw, 18-19 November 2013

Official website

Warsaw Communiqué

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Dr.-Ing. Johannes LAMBERTZ (Corporate Advisor on the Energiewende, RWE AG and Chairman, DEBRIV – German Lignite Industry Association): Clean Coal – a joint responsibility of industry and government