Head of Unit, Renewable Energy Sources, DG RTD, European Commission
Piotr Tulej is Head of the 'Renewable Energy Sources' Unit, where he oversees the formulation of research policies and strategies for renewable energy. In his earlier assignments at the European Commission he was responsible for the implementation of the European Emission Trading System, the Effort Sharing Decision, the Directive for Carbon Capture and Storage, and the NER300 Programme for co-financing of innovative energy projects. Previously, he was Head of the Renewable Energy Unit of the International Energy Agency (IEA). Prior to that he worked at the Netherlands Agency for Innovation and Sustainable Development (SenterNovem), the International Institute for Energy Conservation, and Johnson Controls, Inc.