Highlights of 2019

19 of February, 2020

From February MEKSZ welcomes OMV Gas Marketing & Trading Hungaria Kft. as a new member of the gas branch.

The VII. Annual Conference was held by MEKSZ between February 28 – March 1. With 241 participants from 81 companies (including 11 from abroad) the event gave place to thought-provoking presentations on the energy industry. It was also a great opportunity to change ideas and contacts.

In March MEKSZ announced the winner of their Media Award. Gergely Miklós Nagy won the competition with an article on the duality of the German energy market.

In May MEKSZ members had the opportunity to participate at a workshop held by Deloitte, covering topics such as corporate VAT, real-time data reporting and reclassification of contracts.

In June the Portfolio Clean Energy & Disruptive Trends Summit 2019 Conference was held in Budapest. Topics on the energy industry were discussed, including the most pressing issues companies have to face, regulatory changes, the importance of sustainability and new developments.

In November the Portfolio Energy Investment Forum 2019 Conference was held in Budapest. The focus was on the transformation of domestic gas and electricity supply, partly due to changes in international conditions, and the most significant challenges in the energy sector as a result.

From December MEKSZ welcomes EDF Trading Limited as a new member of the electricity branch.