21.11. 2011 EUROPE’S ENERGY SUPPLY – TODAY AND TOMORROW. Secure energy supply without nuclear energy?

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Pro Patria Institute, Konrad Adenauer Foundation and 

the Office of MEP Tunne Kelam present:  

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

EUROPE’S ENERGY SUPPLY – TODAY AND TOMORROW

Secure energy supply without nuclear energy?

On Tuesday, 21 November 2011 in the conference hall of Swissôtel (Tornimäe 3, Tallinn


Opening of the conference                                                                                             




Jerzy BUZEK, MEP
President of the European Parliament



Tunne KELAM,MEP   





Andreas Michael KLEIN 

Regional representative of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation    



Affordable energy supply and environmental policy – an unbridgeable gap?                                          

Aleksei LOTMAN

Estonian Fund for Nature

Is nuclear energy a solution for sustainable energy supply?  


Wolfgang EICHHAMMER

Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research

Energy efficiency as the key to a sustainable and environmental friendly energy policy

Marjo MATIKAINEN-KALLSTRÖM 

MP, Vice-Chairman of the Economic Affairs Committee, Finland 

The Energy Mix of Finland – Combining Differing Goals



The future of growth – innovations in the energy sector as engines of the economy       

Andres TROPP

Eesti Energia, Head of the Nuclear Energy Department, Estonia

Challenges of the Estonian energy market


Valdis BISTERS

Climate and Renewable Energy Department, Ministry of Environment, Latvia

Achieving environmental goals by economic means

  • Presentation slides (in English)
  • Listen to the speech (In English)                                                                                             
Rokas ŽILINSKAS
MP, Chairman of the Nuclear Energy Commission, Lithuania    
Lithuania’s energy approach – from Ignalina to Visagina 


Closing the Gap between Energy and National Security Policy                                       

Mart LAAR    

Estonian Minister of Defence

Energy influencing strategic security                                    


Olof EHRENKRONA 

Ambassador and Senior Advisor to the Swedish Minister for

Foreign Affairs, H.E. Mr. Carl Bildt

Energy security in the age of globalisation


Kevin ROSNER

Journal of Energy Security, Editor

Closing the Gap between Energy and National Security Policy



Conclusions                                                                                                                   

Tunne KELAM,MEP


Panel discussions chaired by: 
Tunne Kelam, MP and Trivimi VELLISTE, former MP