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Guarantees of Origin: facts and fiction

Topic 1

When: Thursday, 3 October 2019, 11:00 - 12:30

Session description

The market for GOs in Europe continues to grow, providing opportunities and challenges for experienced players and new entrants alike. In order to maintain this growth and ensure the good functioning of GO systems and markets, it is essential that both current and potential users share a common understanding of how these systems work. This session will reinforce the facts of the GOs and EACs, while countering some fictions which have recently proliferated. Participants will hear from and be able to question expert speakers to boost their knowledge on this crucial market instrument which create the backbone of RE procurement in Europe.

Learning objectives

In this session we will to answer the following questions:


Jared Braslawsky

Secretary General, Renewables Market Expert, RECS international


Liesbeth Switten

Flemish Regulator for the Electricity and Gas market, AIB