Sponsors & Partners

  • Gold Sponsors

    • Alpiq’s spectrum of solutions and services covers the energy world’s entire added value chain. With innovative full-service solutions Alpiq offers its customers in Europe comprehensive and efficient services for the energy management in buildings and facilities, for transport technology as well as for power and industrial plants. Thanks to its international energy trading activities, Alpiq can offer its customers the marketing of flexibility from decentralised energy generation units and digital solutions for the optimised energy flow.

      For more information please visit: https://www.alpiq.com

  • Silver Sponsors

    • Central European Gas Hub AG (CEGH) is the operator of the Virtual Trading Point (VTP) in Austria and provides a gas nomination platform for international gas companies. The Gas Exchange products for the Austrian and Czech markets are offered on the PEGAS platform in cooperation between Powernext and CEGH. CEGH is a subsidiary of OMV Gas & Power (65%), Wiener Boerse (20%) and Eustream (15%). In 2018, CEGH established itself as one of Central Europe's leading trading platforms when it achieved a nominated volume of 659 TWh of natural gas at the CEGH VTP. For more information: https://www.cegh.at/

      For more information please visit: http://www.cegh.at/

    • The European Energy Exchange (EEX) is the leading energy exchange in Europe which develops, operates and connects secure, liquid and transparent markets for energy and related products. As part of EEX Group, a group of companies serving international commodity markets, EEX offers contracts on Power, Emission Allowances and Coal as well as Freight and Agricultural Products. EEX is part of Deutsche Börse Group.

      For more information please visit: http://www.eex.com/en/

    • The European Power Exchange EPEX SPOT SE and its affiliates operate physical short-term electricity markets in Central Western Europe and the United Kingdom. As part of EEX Group, a group of companies serving international commodity markets, EPEX SPOT is committed to the creation of a pan-European power market. In 2018, its 289 members traded 567 TWh – a third of the domestic consumption in the eight countries covered. 49% of its equity is held by HGRT, a holding of transmission system operators. For more information, please visit www.epexspot.com.

      For more information please visit: http://www.epexspot.com/en/

    • One of the fastest growing and most innovative companies on the European energy market. Ever since its establishment in 2004, the GEN-I Group has ranked as one of the most innovative and rapidly-growing players on the European energy market. Our presence on a numerous international electricity and natural gas markets, allows us to respond to changes in the local markets in a thoughtful and timely way, ensuring a stable growth of business.

      For more information please visit: http://gen-i.si/en/?cr=1

    • KELER CCP, licensed under EMIR, pursuing cutting-edge technology and working with the most talented experts, who catch every detail and opportunity, when it comes to designing a new client solution. Providing clearing and settlement services for financial intermediaries and energy traders, our aim is to become the leading clearing house in the Central Eastern European region.

      With our experience and innovative solutions our Clients can accomplish their goals.
Apart from the Hungarian capital and gas markets, Clients can reach all the major European energy markets (EEX, EPEX, HUPX, HUDEX, SEEPEX, Powernext/PEGAS, PXE, SEMOpx, Norexeco) through a sole and harmonized connection.

      For more information please visit www.kelerccp.hu.

      For more information please visit: https://english.kelerkszf.hu/

    • Powernext SA manages complementary, transparent and anonymous energy markets. Powernext Gas Spot and Powernext Gas Futures were launched on 26 November 2008 in order to hedge volume and price risks for natural gas in France, the Netherlands and Belgium. Powernext manages the National Registry for electricity guarantees of origin in France since 1 May 2013. Powernext owns 50 % in EPEX SPOT and 20 % in EEX Power Derivatives.

      For more information please visit: https://www.powernext.com/

    • PXE is the Prague-based centre of competence for the Central and Eastern European power markets. As part of EEX Group, PXE is committed to further developing products and services for the Central and South-Eastern European Market including for example Czech, Slovak, Polish, Hungarian and Romanian market.

      For more information please visit: http://www.pxe.cz/

  • Strategic Sponsors

    • As a pioneer and the first power generation auto-producer in Turkish energy market, Akenerji is one of the largest trading and private power generation companies in Turkey. Akenerji’s core target is to manage trading opportunities and potential risks proactively and efficiently through using various products and strategies in CSEE and Turkey. Thanks to its national and international energy trading activities, Akenerji offers its customers flexibility in energy trading including physical and financial non-standardized products.

      For more information please visit: http://www.akenerji.com.tr/en

    • Global energy and commodity intelligence agency Argus produces price assessments and analysis of crude oil, power, generation fuels, metals, fertilizers, petrochemicals and other energy and commodities.  Argus offers bespoke consulting services and industry-leading conferences. Companies in 140 countries around the world use Argus data to index physical trade and as benchmarks in financial derivative markets as well as for analysis and planning purposes.  Argus is an independent media organisation founded in 1970, headquartered in London with 22 offices and almost 1000 staff.  Argus is a privately held UK-registered company, owned by employee shareholders and global growth equity firm General Atlantic.

      For more information please visit: http://argusmedia.com/

    • CEZ Group’s Profile:
      Headquartered in Czechia, CEZ Group is an integrated energy conglomerate with operations in a
      number of Western, Central, and Southeastern European countries and Turkey. Its core business is
      the generation, distribution, trade in, and sales of electricity and heat, trade in and sales of natural gas,
      and coal extraction. It also offers its customers technological solutions in the field of energy services.
      CEZ Group companies employ almost 27,000 people.

      For more information please visit: https://www.cez.cz/en/

    • ICIS is the world’s largest petrochemical market information provider, with divisions spanning energy and fertilizers. Our aim is to give companies in global commodities markets a competitive advantage by delivering valuable information and analytics tools which enable our customers to identify and react to opportunities in markets which are constantly evolving. We have more than 30 years’ of experience in providing pricing intelligence and news, forecast data, market analytics and independent consulting to buyers, sellers and analysts.

      For more information please visit: https://www.icis.com/

    • NODES is building Europe’s most customer-centric, integrated energy marketplace to unlock the value of local flexible power resources and support the drive to a sustainable, emission free future.  As an independent market operator, NODES is addressing key trends and challenges in the energy system such as increased share of renewable power production, decentralised generation and the rapid change of the customer behaviour.  Nord Pool, Europe’s leading power market, and the energy company Agder Energi are equal owners.

      For more information please visit: www.NODESmarket.com

    • Yesilyurt Elektrik Enerjisi Toptan Satıs ve İth.İhr.A.S., which is an affiliate of Yesilyurt Group, benefitted from the experience of the parent concern, and started its operations in investment, production and trade branches in energy sector.  Yesilyurt Energy is actively working on cross-border trading. As it's European branch, Yesilyurt Trading d.o.o, has limited electricity trading licences in Hungary and Croatia and also is member of JAO and SEECAO.

      For more information please visit: yesilyurtenerji.com

    • We are Wattsight, a leading provider of data and consulting services to the European energy market.
      We provide customers with the insight they need to better understand the European power market by forecasting fundamentals and prices for the short, medium and long-term horizon. Our customers rely on our business intelligence, consultations with our analysts and cost-efficient decision support for investments in power and energy assets.

      For more information please visit: https://www.wattsight.com/

  • Partner Association

    • AFEER – The Romanian Electricity Suppliers Association is a professional, non-governmental and non-profit association, established at the end of 2006. AFEER has 40 members, domestic and foreign energy companies, state-owned and private energy suppliers, covering more than 90% market share. AFEER’s main purpose is to define and support its members' common position in matters related to the electricity supply industry, as well as to represent them during the official dialogue with the authorities and other local and foreign energy bodies. 

      AFEER was actively involved in all major projects that have defined the Romanian energy industry. Part of its main role to promote a professional and transparent business environment, AFEER organizes seminars, roundtables and conferences, offering the necessary framework to discuss and solve specific problems with major impact on the electricity market.

    • The “Free Energy Market Association” (ASEP) is an association, whose activity is devoted to the liberalization of the Bulgarian energy market. ASEP was founded as a union of traders of electricity and is also open to electricity consumers and producers. We believe that the establishment of a stable, transparent and predictable market is possible only with the combined and coordinated effort of all market participants.

      For more information please visit: www.asep.bg

    • The Association of traders with electricity in Bulgaria (ATEB) is an organization, uniting the leading electricity traders in the country. The main goal and mission of ATEB is to promote and facilitate the development of the competitive electricity market in Bulgaria, to create and establish modern economic relationships in the electrical energy field as well as to refine the market infrastructure, the principles and the mechanisms of the legislation system in place, which regulates the synergies in the energy sector.

      The Association represents and protects the rights and the interests of its members before the institutions, the public and international authorities and organizations. The association supports its members through the realization of their trading activities and advocates effective and transparent loyal competition and fair business relations in the energy sector. ATEB is in collaboration with the European Federation of Energy Traders (EFET) and the regional energy associations.

      For more information please visit: ateb.bg

    • The European Federation of Energy Traders (EFET) promotes competition, transparency and open access in the European energy sector; building trust in power and gas markets across Europe, so that they may underpin a sustainable and secure energy supply and a competitive economy. Established in 1999, today EFET represents more than 100 energy trading companies across Europe. One of our key priorities is working to improve the functionality and design of European gas, electricity and associated markets for the benefit of the overall EU economy, society and especially consumers.

      For more information please visit: http://www.efet.org/

    • The Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA) is a voluntary organization comprising of independent energy regulatory bodies primarily from Europe, Asia, Africa, Middle East, South and North America.

      Purpose & Objectives

      •To improve national energy regulation in member countries;
      •To foster the development of stable energy regulators with autonomy and authority;
      •To improve cooperation among energy regulators;
      •To facilitate the exchange of information, research, training and experience among members and other regulators around the world.

      For more information please check the website: www.erranet.org

      For more information please visit: http://www.erranet.org/

    • The HELLENIC ASSOCIATION OF ENERGY TRADING & SUPPLY COMPANIES (E.S.E.P.I.E.) was established in 2014 aiming to contribute to the development and strengthening of collective dialogue in the Greek electricity market. Its 11 members have a deep knowledge of the electricity markets at a national, regional and European level, from production (conventional and renewables) to the consumers’ supply.

      The member companies came together with a vision of helping in this effort to develop the energy market, which is one of the most crucial sectors of the economy and requires a long-term strategy so the transition to a reduced emissions production model can be achieved at reduced cost to final consumers, while preserving the adequacy of the Greek system.

      ESEPIE aims to achieve an honest and constructive cooperation with the government and all market institutions in order for the electricity sector to actively contribute to the economic growth, the extroversion of Greek enterprises and primarily to the provision of better and cost-efficient services to all end consumers (household and business).

      For more information please visit: www.esepie.gr

  • Media Partner

    • Energetyka24.com – the biggest Polish energy portal

      Energetyka24.com is the biggest Polish portal covering energy and climate issues. 

      Our information is daily delivered to thousands of Poles. 

      We keep our readers informed about the most important events and decisions from the energy world. Our journalists continuously monitor works of the Polish parliament, government and EU institutions as well as the world’s leaders. 

      Energetyka24.com offers a deep insight into key issues regarding electricity, gas, oil, coal, nuclear and chemical industries. 

      To enhance communication, Energetyka24.com provides its readers with videos as ‘The Energy Chair’ and ‘The ABC of Energy’. One can also find blogs run by distinguished experts and think-tanks. 

      We are one of a few Polish media that offers a tab dedicated to foreign readers with the most essential news and analysis in English.

      For more information please visit: https://www.energetyka24.com

    • ICIS is the world’s largest petrochemical market information provider, with divisions spanning energy and fertilizers. Our aim is to give companies in global commodities markets a competitive advantage by delivering valuable information and analytics tools which enable our customers to identify and react to opportunities in markets which are constantly evolving. We have more than 30 years’ of experience in providing pricing intelligence and news, forecast data, market analytics and independent consulting to buyers, sellers and analysts.

      For more information please visit: https://www.icis.com/

    • Since 2002, Energetika.NET converted from daily online newspaper for Slovenia and South-East Europe focusing on energy to the leading media and publishing house as well as an outstanding organizer of events in the field of energy and ecology. We report daily on current events and developments in the field of energy and trading as well as on some political and business related subjects. We create, gather and report news, comments and interviews and in cooperation with our partner produce video contents. We organize business conferences and seminars as well as free energy and sustainability events. We also carry out sustainable publishing projects. And all this to promote the effectiveness and efficiency of the economy as a whole. Reading Energetika.NET (www.energetika.net/see) will save you time and provide you with all the important business information regarding the energy industry. Visiting our business events will make your business even more successful. Come to one of the free events organized by Energija doma, an online community where we write about various ways of sustainable living, and conduct your life even more in ways that are consistent with sustainability. In addition, Montel Energetika.NET has been the regional representative of Montel Online, a platform for energy traders, since 2012, and has ownership ties to the Norwegian company Montel.

      For more information please visit: https://www.energetika.net/eu


      SeeNews is the leading business intelligence platform for Southeast Europe. As a one-stop-shop, SeeNews combines business and financial news, interviews and feature stories, company data, analyses and reports, traditional and social media monitoring and analyses for Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia and Slovenia.


      For more information please visit: http://www.seenews.com

    • SEE Price Forecasting, Market Analytics and News/Data provider for the Hungarian and SEE markets. During past 15 years, Balkan Energy services became the most comprehensive and necessary source of info used by SEE energy professionals.

      Price Forecasting services are rounded up to cover Day / Week / Month ahead forecasts, including trading strategies, advisory and comprehensive reports with all the data and analytics a trader would need.

      Balkan Energy Power Portal gives you a complete set of information, data and price forecasts for Hungarian and SEE markets.

      Our Energy NEWS and data service has been changing and adjusting to the needs of energy professionals during past 15 years. Now, our Energy NEWS service provides quick and easy overview of important market changes, but also comprehensive data access

      For more information please visit: balkanenergy.com