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Launch of the Offshore Coalition for Energy & Nature in the Mediterranean Sea


Following the successful Offshore Coalition for Energy and Nature in the North and Baltic Seas, a new coalition gathering 15 members is now launching in the Mediterranean basin and adjacent Atlantic waters. Organised by the Renewable Grid Initiative, this event will take place on28 September 2023, from 14:30 to 15:30 CEST.


  • Antonella Battaglini, CEO at the Renewables Grid Initiative
  • Giles Dickson, CEO at WindEurope
  • Mauro Randone, Regional Projects Manager at WWF Mediterranean Marine Initiative
  • Nailia Dindarova, Vice President Market Development at BlueFloat Energy
  • Matthieu Monnier, Deputy CEO at France Énergy Éolienne
  • Luis Velasco Bodega, Director for Environment and Permitting at Red Eléctrica de España
  • Francisco Ferreira, President of ZERO

The launch event will also include reactions from a variety of key actors, including representatives from the European Commission (DG Mare) and Mediterranean cooperations namely:

  • Céline Frank, Policy Officer at European Commission, DG MARE
  • Emiliano Ramieri, Co-chair at MED-MSP-CoP - Mediterranean Maritime Spatial Planning Community of Practice
Registration to the event available here