Mariana Voicu (Ministry for Economy), speaker at EBC on Energy Efficiency (February 11)


Wednesday, February 11, from 9 am to Godot Cafe in Bucharest, Energy Breakfast Club proposes its first meeting this year for you to discuss with colleagues and partners some of the solutions at hand to increase efficiency and energy performance.

Mariana Voicu, Director for Industrial Policies and Competitiveness, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Tourism, will make a brief presentation of the Energy Efficiency Program funded by the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism. Ministry of Economy is the operator for energy efficiency program, with the overall objective of reducing greenhouse gas emissions and noxious pollutants, by improving energy efficiency in industry, especially in industries with high pollution and energy consumption.

Felix Căprariu, president of the Territorial Association for Energy and Energy Efficiency (ATE3) will introduce the audience into the application of legal regulations for energy efficiency in small and medium enterprises.

Claudiu Butacu, president of the students’ association responsible for developing the solar-powered house prototype EFdeN.


Around 60 professionals in the energy sector will participate the event, so there will be present representatives of many companies active in the Romanina energy industry, experts from large construction and building management companies included.

There will be also be present representatives from profesional associations in the field, as well as high profile officials from the relevant regulatory agencies (NAMR, ANRE, Minister for Environment).

The National Energy Efficiency Action Plan introduces new terms and new guiding lines for the energy consumers in the non-household sector to build their efficiency improvement programs. Several types of activities are specified as required, such as the company’s energy situation assessment, testing and measuring the energy consumption levels, providing appropriate management for energy security.

  • Which are the companies that have all the required expertise in implementing these programs?
  • What are the „no cost / low cost” type of measures for consumption reduction in a sustainable manner?
  • Are there any best practices for working with ESCO companies?
  • What are the regular duties of energy managers?
  • What are their specific needs for the next period?

Come and find out at Energy Breakfast Club!

This event is organised by with the support of our partners: SGS România, Emerson – Ridgid Tool Division, ALD Automotive.

Among the organizations that have confirmed their presence include:

Agentia pentru Eficienta Energetica si Protectia Mediului (AEEPM), Accenture Technology Solution, ACUE, Ambasada Canadei, Ambasada Elevetiei, Artechsoft, ASRO, Azimouth Training, Bartec, BCR (Banca Comerciala Romana), Bulboaca & Asociatii, Camera de Comert Italiana pentru Romania, Capital Partners, Centrul pentru Promovarea  Energiilor Regenerabile si Eficienta Energetica, CEZ Vanzare, CNR-CME, Conic Design, Consus, Das Engineering, DC Wire Elektro, Eco Solution, EFDEN, Emerson Ridge Tools, Emon Electric, Energie Contracting Krobath, Energobit, EOn Romania, Flash Lighting Services, GDF Suez Energy Romania, Geometry Global, Geoterm, Greentek, Holcim Romania, McCann PR , Monsson, OMV Petrom, Radet Bucuresti, Romelectro, SAS, Schoenherr, Securitas Romania, Servelect, SGS Romania, Star Storage, Valeg Creative Solutions, Vestas Romania, Vimetco, Wago Romania.

In 2015, we welcome you at Godot Cafe in Bucharest!

One of the novelties of 2015 is the new venue for our Energy Breakfast Club meetings. Godot Cafe Theatre, located at 14 Blănari Street, in downtown Bucharest, participates with its unique retro atmosphere, the scene and… “the best coffee in the Old Town”. We will meet every two months to discuss the news and forecasts for the energy industry in front of a steaming coffee.


Future editions

The Quest For energy – keeping up with regulatory changes and international best practices (April)

Engaging the Romanian Offshore El Dorado (June)

Energy Liberalization – opportunities and risk protection (September)

Essential Services in the Energy Value Chain (November)

Smart Metering, Smart Grids, Smart People (December)


Access to Energy Breakfast Club is open to all professionals in the Romanian energy industry and related sectors, based on the call of You are welcomed to write us at and ask for an invitation!

Energy Breakfast Club is a meeting of 2 to 3 hours where energy specialists have the opportunity to keep themselves up to date with the latest information and the most influential views on one the hot topics of the moment.

Previous editions

2014 – Privatization in Energy (February)

Safety and Quality in Energy (April)

Romanian Black Sea Energy (June)

Financing for development in energy (July)

Energy solutions at hand (September 24)

From MegaWattHour to NegaWattHour (November 5)

As a host, will provide – from 09.00 AM – the MC and the coffee, will propose the theme and will launch the invitations for the speakers. They are selected accordingly with their best knowledge of the topic and are responsible for organizing ideas and stimulating intellectual challenges. Presentations will not exceed 45 minutes and are intended to be starting points for a dynamic exchange of ideas and perspectives.

The club closes at 12.


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Gabriel Avăcăriței

Journalist experienced with both old and new media, Gabriel has been the editor in chief of since 2013. His great command in communication, organizing information and publishing are put to work every working day in order to develop all the projects of the B2B communication platform: website, magazine, and own-events.

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