Grzegorz Wisniewski, President of the EC BREC Institute for Renewable Energy, former director of the European Centre for Renewable Energy (EC BREC) at the Institute for Building, Mechanisation and Electrification of Agriculture. Grzegorz Wisniewski is a graduate of Warsaw University of Technology, mechanics and energetics process (1987) and the University of Warsaw, organization and management (1997). He specializes in the technical and economic use of renewable energy and socio-economic issues related to programming the use of renewable energy sources. He was the Polish representative at the Group of Experts at Directorate of the European Commission, Energy and Transport (now DG ENER) (ManagEnergy initiative of which he presided the so-called Reflection Group in 2008/2009). In 2000-2004 he was an adviser and then chairman of the Council of RES Advisors to the Minister of Environment. He is a member of several advisory bodies of the Minister of Economy, e.g. for system solutions in the energy sector and for RES manufacturing and a member of the Steering Committee of Advanced Technologies of Energy Generation in the National Research and Development Centre. He managed the key renewable energy expertises for government on the directions of law development, economic evaluations of renewable energy technologies. Grzegorz Wiśniewski is a co-patron of the national "Strategy of development of renewable energy", the first draft law on renewable energy sources, the assumptions for the green certificates system, the initiator of the prosumer amendment. He co-organizes economic postgraduate studies "Investments in renewable energy sources". In October 2015, he was appointed to the National Development Council by the Polish President. He was also an expert and a member of working group for ESA Provincial Council for Energy Security at the Pomeranian Voivodeship Office in Gdansk. He is the author and co-author of two patents in the area of solar energy.
Proxy of EC BREC Institute for Renewable Energy. He graduated from the Faculty of Management at Warsaw University, specializing in financial management. Tomasz works at IEO since 2004. He is an expert in the field of financial law and tax law, as well as the specific legal issues relating to renewable energy in Poland and in Europe. He specializes in legal services programs at the IEO. Directly supervises the implementation of projects from formal and financial side, among others: optimizing costs, analyzing the profitability of projects. Tomasz Mroszkiewicz works with external stakeholders, IEO partners. He is also co-author of numerous projects in the field of renewable energy development in Poland, for example: "The business model of investment in renewable energy sources", "Renewable Energy Farms and Intelligent Networks", "Expert analysis of the adoption effects of the government's draft law on renewable energy sources, together with the proposed support system. "