Mayor, Loos-en-Gohelle, Vice president, ‘The Third Industrial Revolution’ in the Hauts-de-France region
Deputy director general, ENGIE
President and co-founder, Akuo Energy
Seminar L'École de Paris vient chez vous | Tuesday April 10, 2018 - 17h30 - 19h30
Discussion about energy transition is no longer based on ideological issues, but has become economically focused. Renewable energies are now more competitive than fossil fuels and have less negative impact on the environment. Despite this unquestionable observation, there are still obstacles to the development and distribution of environmentally-friendly energy because a centralised and dominant method of functioning still seems to pervade our country. In this area, experiments have proved that new ‘green’ solutions are viable and harmless. They involve making new partnerships with those concerned, putting an end to old-fashioned behaviour, and giving initiatives to those involved locally. We welcome three speakers who are resolutely committed to this energy transition to talk about their experiences.
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