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GRC Committee hosts Bernd Westphal, MdB

Berlin: On May 23, the GRC Committee welcomed Bernd Westphal, MdB, spokesman of the SPD-Bundestagsfraktion on economic and energy policy, to a roundtable discussion.

The dialogue between Bernd Westphal and the members of AmCham Germany’s TTIP and Environment & Energy Committees focused on the developments of the current trade agreements under negotiation, CETA and TTIP, as well as the various aspects of the German energy transition including the Renewables Energies Act, the ministerial draft bill on the digitization of the energy transition and the current developments of the electricity market 2.0.

The GRC Committee, co-chaired by Dr. Wolfgang Dierker, GE Germany, and Gerrit Riemer, thyssenkrupp AG, thanks Bernd Westphal for the constructive meeting and looks forward to continue the dialogue in the coming months.