Simone Peter

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.