Simone Peter is the President of the German Renewable Energy Federation (BEE) since 2018. The BEE represents the overall interests of the renewable energy industry in Germany. She is also Vice-President of the Austrian Energy Agency (AEA). From 2013 to 2018 she was chairperson of the German Green Party. Before, she was Member of Parliament in the state Saarland and Minister for environment, energy and transportation in the state Saarland. She is a biologist and worked also for several energy associations: she was CEO of the German Agency for Renewable Energy and employee of the European Association for Renewable Energy.
The Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue Media Fellowship is provided by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the Federal Foreign Office and in cooperation with the German Renewable Energy Federation (BEE)
The Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue is hosted and supported by the German Federal Government and is a joint initiative of the German Renewable Energy Federation (BEE), the German Solar Association (BSW-Solar), the German Energy Agency (dena) and eclareon.