MEDREG Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators to highlight achievements, approach and vision in high-level Energy Forum
October 23, 2019
MEDREG is organizing a high-level Energy Forum on 6 November in Brussels. The date approximatively coincides with the finalization of the plurennial Grant Contract with the European Commission and the event shall clearly highlight MEDREG’s ambitions.
The Forum will highlight MEDREG’s achievements, approach and vision and reflect working groups’ activities. The scope of this Forum is to create a connection between the work performed by MEDREG and the overall evolution of the gas and electricity markets of the region. The event will serve to showcase MEDREG’s most relevant outputs allowing for a deep discussion on their regulatory and policy implications, in particular for its partners and stakeholders.
The Forum will focus on the role of renewable energy and gas sources in developing sound regulatory frameworks and reliable markets along the ultimate goal of creating a functioning Mediterranean energy (electricity and gas) market. It will be an important occasion for a proactive dialogue between regulators and their stakeholders playing a pivotal role in the development of Euro-Mediterranean energy markets.
MEDREG is the Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators, which brings together 27 regulators from 23 countries, spanning the European Union (EU), the Balkans and North Africa. Mediterranean regulators work together to promote greater compatibility of the regional energy markets and legislation, seeking progressive market integration in the Euro-Mediterranean basin.
MEDREG promotes a transparent, stable and compatible regulatory framework in the Mediterranean Region fostering infrastructure investments, consumer protection, and enhanced energy cooperation. Based on a bottom-up approach, MEDREG acts as a collaborative platform for regulators from the Northern and the Southern shore of the Mediterranean to exchange technical knowledge and good practices while supporting each other to reinforce their regulatory capacity.
The Association is co-funded by the European Union and benefits from the financial contribution of its members.