Session 1: EU framework perspectives on RES support scheme reforms - com guidance on RES support schemes and the reform of the environmental and energy state aid framework 2014-2020

The RES progress report and the COM guidance for the design of renewables support schemes
Ivo Schmidt, DG Energy, Renewables and CCS Policy Unit
Relevance of state aid regulations for national RES support schemes
Maria Kleis, the Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP)
RES in the new environmental and energy state aid framework
Anne-Maria Ide, on behalf of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Germany

Session 2: Selected aspects in the spotlight i: Tenders


Session 3: Selected aspects in the spotlight ii: technology neutrality

National experience with technology neutral support: The Swedish-Norwegian scheme
Martin Johansson, Swedish Energy Agency
Implications and effects of technology neutral support
Gustav Resch, Vienna University of Technology
Technology perspectives
Michael Taylor, IRENA IITC

Session 4: selected aspects in the spotlight III: opening of support schemes