NEW R&D – Centre for New Energy Technologies and SCNET – Sino Portuguese Centre for New Energy Technology co-organized the II China Portugal Energy R&D Seminar.
Seminar was held on October 27th 2016, in Shanghai, and gathered numerous experts from the Energy sector, from China and Europe, covering multiple hot topics in the Energy R&D scene.
1st edition of the Seminar had been held in Lisbon on December 16th 2015 (see news here)
Leaders from EDP (Executive Board Member, Mr. Marques da Cruz) and from CTG (Executive Board Member, Mr. Bi Yaxiong) opened the Seminar and highlighted the importance of NEW R&D and SCNET as a key platform for R&D and technology cooperation between CTG and EDP, between Europe and China.
Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology and Portuguese Embassy in China also delivered opening remarks and welcomed the cooperation between NEW R&D and SCNET and the Seminar itself as important vehicles for collaboration in the energy sector.
Presentations focused on Smart Grids and Energy Storage, Solar and Ocean energy, amongst other topics, and presented a clear picture both of the state of the art of technologies and the most recent developments in projects in Europe and in China.
Obrigado and see you in Lisbon in 2017!