A three-day event in Paris that spotlights every part of energy ecosystem.


European Utility Week (EUW) was held last week in Paris, France at the Porte de Versailles Paris Expo from November 12-14, 2019. During the 3 days event participants all over the world gathered with industry experts to be updated with the latest innovations ideas that can improve the energy sector.


EUW entrance


EUW Paris, Photo credit: #EUW19


This year European Utility Week was co-located with POWERGEN Europe, an event that had established itself as the center point for the power generation sector. With over 800 exhibitors, both events offered unrivaled opportunities for anyone in the energy space looking to source solutions and services within the European end-to-end energy ecosystem.

The 3-day programme highlighted strategic themes causing shifts in the utility business. Designed with the objectives of the energy community in mind, this high-level knowledge sharing programme features 4 key themes crucial for businesses striving to achieve a fully integrated and interconnected electricity system.

Hub Session Programme explored innovations, projects, and technologies helping to transform the utility landscape. The Hub Sessions included Energy Revolution, Digitalisation, Energy Markets, distributed Generation, Lifecycle management , and energy professionals to share the latest ideas and inventions.


Eyal Yechilei at the first day of EUW 2019


PowerPlug’s management, CEO – Eyal Yechieli, and VP Costumer Services – Nimrod Yedaya, attended the European Utility Week (EUW).

“Alongside meetings with industry experts and sharing views on current opportunities, we focused in the latest and next generation’s trends in the smart energy technologies & developments”, said Eyal.

Nimrod mentioned that “This is the 3rd consecutive year that we participated in the event among top innovative leaders. This is a great platform for networking, to form new relationships and drive projects, we are looking forward to participate in the 2020 Enlit event in Milan”.


Nimrod Yedaya, VP Customer Services at EUW 2019


Eyal Yechieli, CEO at EUW 2019


Enlit is the new name for European Utility Week and POWERGEN Europe. An event like no other, unique in its scope, its global reach and its commitment to the business, working tirelessly to power our world.

Visitors to Enlit will enjoy a truly inspirational and immersive experience with content created and curated specifically for tomorrow’s new energy professionals; while Enlit exhibitors will have unprecedented access to the people driving the future of the industry and the ability to reach a global audience under one brand.

“The energy transition is defining the way we harness, trade, deploy and use energy, which is changing radically, rapidly and continuously,” said European Utility Week and POWERGEN Europe director Paddy Young.

“From source to generation, to grid to the consumer, the boundaries of the sector are blurring, and this evolution is being shaped by established players, external disruptors, innovative start-ups and the increasingly engaged end-user. Enlit will bring together all of these influencers to seize current opportunities, spotlight future ones, and inspire the next generation to join the journey.”


Next year in Milan – Enlit



About European Utility Week (EUW)

European Utility Week is the premier business, innovation and information platform connecting the smart utility community, including 18,000 international visitors, 500 speakers and 800 exhibitors. It is a dynamic and energizing 3-day business, innovation and information platform in the form of a conference-led exhibition. The event facilitates greater networking and content sharing opportunities across the entire energy spectrum from generation to end use.


Read more:

European Utility Week / POWERGEN Europe rebrands to Enlit – Renewable Energy World, November 13, 2019.

European Utility Week: ‘The confidence is coming back’ –  by Michael Fuhs, November 18, 2019.

Top 5 takeaways from POWERGEN Europe – Renewable Energy World, November 18, 2019.