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Higher gas demand in 2017 helps lower emissions

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Eurogas Annual Conference 2017

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The Eurogas Annual Conference 2017 "Renewable gas: balancing our energy" will be held on 27 October at The Hotel, Brussels. 

For more information on the programme and to register, click here


Congrès du Gaz & EXPOGAZ



Congrès du Gaz

Paris, France

19-20 September 2017

Congrès du Gaz, organised by the French Gas Association (AFG) together with Expogaz will highlight topics at the very heart of the sector’s issues with more than 17 different topics such as competitiveness, smart gas grids & the digital transformation, biomethane, underground storage, mobility, energy efficiency, etc.  

Beate Raabe, Secretary General of Eurogas, will be speaking at this conference, on 20 September 2017.

Further information can be found at


Paris, France

19-20-21 September 2017

Dedicated to the gas industry professionals, specialized in the midstream and downstream sectors, EXPOGAZ, the international gas industry exhibition, connects gas operators, manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, specialists and service providers of the gas industry to optimize their gas networks management.

Further information can be found at


Selection of the next ACER Director launched

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The European Commission has launched the procedure for selecting the next Director of ACER, the European Union Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators, as the second mandate of Alberto Pototschnig, the current Director of the Agency, comes to an end in September 2018. The Agency is based in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

The vacancy notice, describing the position, listing the requirements of the post and providing guidance on how to apply, is published on the Official Journal of the European Union (C 286 A) of 30 August 2017 (link to page here) and can also be accessed through the Agency’s website: The deadline for submitting the applications is 27 September 2017.

The next Director will take over from Alberto Pototschnig on 16 September 2018.


GERG 8th Annual Young Researchers' Competition


GERG, the European Gas Research Group, invites young researches to participate at its 8th Young Researchers’ Competition of post-graduate research projects in the field of renewable or other low-carbon gas. Successful participants will be invited to the GERG Award Event on 27 October in Brussels, which will take place on the sidelines of the Eurogas Annual Conference. The GERG Award Event promotes interaction on research and development topics and strengthens links between selected universities and the European gas industry’s research centres.

Details on how to apply for this event are available on the GERG website here.


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Marina Demidova

Communications Manager

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