Conference Sessions

  1. DECARBONIZATION, EFFICIENCY, ENERGY RESOURCES, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND COMPETITIVENESS

    Actions towards zero carbon societies, energy efficiency improvements and related measures, integrated energy policy concerning the sustainable development; characteristics of available energy resources used for power generation by thermal /hydro/wind and other Power Plants in the following period; planning, effective consumption, perspectives of fossil fuels and renewable energy sources exploitation for Power Generation together with overall economy competitiveness improvements.

  2. IMPLEMENTATION OF NEW POLICIES, TECHNOLOGIES, INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS AND EQUIPMENT

    Development and operation of the deregulated energy market; the energy efficiency of processes and types of equipment used for power generation by thermal /hydro/wind and other Power Plants; innovative research and modelling of processes in steam boilers, turbines and other equipment of thermal /hydro/wind and other Power Plants; combined production of heat and power, reliability and availability of facilities and Power Plants; effective utilization and reduction of fuel consumption; optimization of processes, equipment, facilities and whole Power Plants; economic handling of processes; rationalizations and innovations of the production processes; introduction of the system of quality.

  3. POWER PLANTS LIFE CYCLE EXTENSION CHALLENGES

    Policy and instruments for investment in new facilities; diagnostic of equipment conditions and remaining exploitation period, process diagnostic, planning, realization and analysis of revitalization, improvements of mechanical and electrical equipment.

  4. THERMAL/HYDRO/WIND/SOLAR AND OTHER POWER PLANTS OPERATION CHALLENGES

    Development and application of diagnostic methods and equipment for process monitoring and management; improvement of equipment regarding occurring processes; contemporary production organization, methods and tools for equipment maintenance.

  5. ENVIRONMENTAL AND CLIMATE ASPECTS OF POWER PLANTS OPERATION

    Ecological and climate aspects of renewable energy sources exploitation and combustion of fossil fuels for power generation; methods, technical and technological solutions and equipment for decreasing SOx, NOx, PM, as well CO2 emission and pollution/degradation of air, waterways and soil caused by Power Plants operation; environmental protection practice.