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Karel Beckman

Energy Journalist

Karel Beckman is co-founder and editor-in-chief of the independent European publication Energy Post, launched in June 2013. Energy Post reports on and analyzes European and international energy trends.

Previously, he was editor of European Energy Review from its inception in November 2007 until February 2013, as well as energy editor at the Dutch financial newspaper Financieele Dagblad.

In 2011, he won the 2010 Award for Excellence in Written Journalism from the International Association for Energy Economics. Karel has been writing about energy for over 20 years.

Articles by Karel Beckman

Meet the Old Energy World’s Kings

Participants at the 2016 World Energy Congress in Istanbul pretended that the world of energy will not – cannot – change.

October 15, 2016

The Coming of “Big Renewable”

How renewable energy sparks growth in the economy of the future.

June 6, 2014

Germany’s Energy Transformation in Action

Major German utility RWE sheds old business model, embraces energy transition.

October 24, 2013