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Next event: Oil and the Syrian conflict

Join us for the next YES-DC event on the ongoing conflict in Syria, and find out more about the role of energy in Middle Eastern tensions. When the Arab Spring started in 2011, it soon spread to Syria. Unlike in other countries, the Syrian army did not massively desert to the rebel cause, giving long-time – dictatorial – president Bashar al-Assad the possibilty of staying in office. The chaos that came to be in large parts of Syria that were no longer controlled by the government, sh
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YES-DC is looking for board members

YES-DC seeks new energetic board for 2016! As this year’s last events is coming closer, it is time for us to start looking for a new board for YES-DC for 2016. We are looking for enthusiastic and ambitious people to organize next year’s YES-DC events. Our distinctive group of members, to start with, provides you with plenty of opportunities for interesting lectures and exciting excursions! A board position in YES-DC offers you the following opportunities: You get to shape the development strateg
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COP in Paris

As an association affliated with the UNFCC, YES-DC has had the privilege to send a delegation of its members to Paris. On this page, an impression of their experience will be shared, as well as interesting articles relating to the COP. Read more about their experiences in their own reports, which are available for download below: Report by Lynn Report by Klara Report by Emmet Meet the delegation Links Some interesting blogs shared by Edwin Dalenoord, focusing on the impact of the COP on business
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Masterclass energy finance

Masterclass energy finance From financing the exploration and exploitation of offshore oil fields to financing large solar farms; project finance is a driving factor in the development of the energy industry. Gaining an understanding of the key principles behind project finance can mean the difference between success and failure in project development. To help you understand these principles, Yes-DC has invited ABN Amro and Royal HaskoningDHV to give a masterclass on financing renewable energy p
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