The Presidium Meeting, Executive Assembly as well as the 74th General Assembly of WEC Austria took place on April 29, 2021 as a digital event in virtual space.
The 74th General Assembly took note of the Annual Report 2020 with approval, approved the Annual Report with the Financial Statement 2020 and discharged the Board and the Managing Director.
SC Dr. Jürgen Schneider was nominated by the Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology for the Board of the World Energy Council Austria and confirmed in this function by the General Assembly.
In addition, the newly admitted members BIG Bundesimmobiliengesellschaft, d-fine Austria GmbH, EnergyConsult JR GmbH, enspired GmbH as well as Siemens Energy Austria GmbH gave a short presentation of their companies as well as the respective company expectation regarding the WEC-Austria membership.
As guest speaker, Mr. Burkhard von Kienitz (COO Processes E.ON SE spoke about the German energy policy. He characterized both the old and the new energy world and covered the challenges and options of the energy transition for the involved stakeholders – such as generators, prosumers or utilities.