The 27th UN Conference of the Parties (COP27) took place from 6-18 November 2022 in Sharm-El-Sheikh, Egypt and gathered Heads of State, ministers and negotiators, along with climate activists, mayors, civil society representatives and CEOs for the largest annual assembly on climate action. 

In the midst of a global energy crisis, in addition to facing record greenhouse gas concentrations, and increasing extreme weather events, COP27 sought to secure renewed solidarity between countries, to deliver on the Paris Agreement.

In a COP27 side event organised by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre, Claudio Marcantonini, lead drafter of the ACER-CEER European Green Deal Regulatory White Paper, Co-Chair of the CEER Regulatory Gas Strategy Workstream and Member of the ACER Gas Working Group was invited to participate in a discussion on the theme of Energy trade in a low carbon world: what role for hydrogen?

The event saw the launch of the European Commission’s Global Energy and Climate Outlook (GECO) 2022 report. Mr Marcantonini contributed to the event by speaking about ACER and CEER’s proposals on the regulation of hydrogen. 

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