Utrecht Energy Day
2022

The preparations for Utrecht Energy Day 2022 are well underway and we are thrilled to share this year’s partner companies with you. Find the list below!

Key Note Speaker

Prof. Dr. Kornelis Blok  is professor of Energy Systems Analysis. He studied physics at Utrecht University and received a Ph.D. degree in 1991. In 1984 he was one of the founders of Ecofys, now part of Navigant. He is lead author for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and chairman of the Netherlands Energy Research Alliance (NERA). 


Blok’s lifelong research interest is the transition to 100% sustainable energy systems. Currently, the focus is on what can be achieved in the medium term (2030 – 2040) and how that transition can be accelerated.

Discussion Panel With Energy Science Alumni


& Key Note Speaker

Trinomics

Trinomics is an economic consultancy giving advice to leading public sector clients on policy related to energy, environment and climate change. They provide knowledge that allows decision-makers to make decisions based on facts, evidence and thorough analysis, all through an analytical economic lens. This results in delivering concise and accessible reports to facilitate the transition to a sustainable future.

Oceans of Energy

Oceans of Energy makes offshore floating solar systems to create abundant, clean and affordable energy. They believe that the future lies at sea. The floating solar systems they create generate clean energy and are independent of sea and wind conditions. In 2019 they installed the first offshore solar farm system in the world in the Dutch North Sea.

Epex spot

The core business of EPEX SPOT consists in operating a power exchange for Central Western Europe, the United Kingdom and the Nordic countries. EPEX SPOT provides a marketplace where Exchange members send their orders to buy or sell electricity in determined delivery areas. Their role consists in matching these orders in a transparent manner, according to the public Exchange rules.

NorthPool 

Northpool is an energy trading company that trades energy resources to balance supply and demand on a market similar to the stock market. As a trading company they are continuously looking to make accurate predictions, using data driven methods. Their expertise lies in the trading of short term commodities, with significant experience in the gas and power trading sector.

Workshops & Company Fair

Tennet

Tennet is a leading European electricity transmission system operator with its main activities in the Netherlands and Germany. With over 23,900 kilometres of high-voltage connections they ensure a secure supply of electricity to 42 million end-users. Tennet is also one of the major European investors of grid connections across North Western Europe, which will enable the energy transition to cleaner electricity.

Accenture is a global professional services company that  provides a range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology, and operations. Combining deep experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by a worldwide delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve performance and create sustainable value for stakeholders.

EV consult

EV consult is an independent electric mobility consultancy that provides companies and government bodies with optimal support in their transition to zero emission mobility. They have carried out a large number of international EV projects in countries including the United Kingdom, Germany, France, India, Israel and Morocco. They also serve as a bridge between market and research parties, connecting them within the context of a range of projects focusing on creating future-proof EV solutions.

 

NorthPool 

Northpool is an energy trading company that trades energy resources to balance supply and demand on a market similar to the stock market. As a trading company they are continuously looking to make accurate predictions, using data driven methods. Their expertise lies in the trading of short term commodities, with significant experience in the gas and power trading sector.

 

 

Sia Partners 

Sia Partners is a next generation management consulting firm, with over 2000 consultants in 36 countries. They are active in several sectors, with Energy, Resources & Utilities being one of them. There they advise R&D centres, investment funds, energy companies and grid operators on growth and transition strategies.