A focus on CEE growth markets for waste to energy

11 March 2021 13:30 - 13:55

A  number of central and eastern European countries are investing in waste and resource management and waste to energy .  This session provides an opportunity to find out more, make contacts and discuss market opportunities.


Outlining the present state of W2E in Hungary, with a focus on Budapest.


The Upper Nitra coal region of Slovakia is undergoing tremendous change, with over 200 transformation projects on the list, compiled by the regional municipalities/representatives/entrepreneurs– ranging from  municipal waste processing (and other waste to energy projects) to transformation of coal-fired power plants and related environmental issues.

The Czech Republic

Waste-to-energy market and opportunities in the Czech Republic

Tibor Orbán, Deputy CEO (Technical) , Budapest District Heating Co.

Alojz Vlcko, Head of Mayor’s Office, City of Prievidza

Tomas Vorisek, Technical Director, SEVEn Energy, Czech Republic

Tim Buisseret, Country Director, Department for International Trade, UK Government; Session chair