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Utilities call for joint action to deliver universal access while reducing emissions

New GEI report identifies the untapped opportunities for electricity utilities to further deliver a low-carbon future

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World Energy Focus: discover our December issue

In this issue, we bring you a cover story on the world’s US$48 trillion energy trilemma question, an exclusive interview with the Global Electricity Initiative’s Philippe Joubert on the new realities that utilities face as they strive to deliver electricity for all, a country focus on Germany, plus a range of latest news from around the world.

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2014 World Energy Trilemma: Energy future hinges upon financing choices today

Annual ranking of 129 countries finds number of AAA countries drops from five to three while four countries put on negative watch

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2014 Executive Assembly put spotlight on regional integration

The World Energy Council’s Executive Assembly concluded last month (20–24 October) in Colombia with broad support from WEC members and the more than 700 attending representatives from governments and the private sector.

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Energy sector faces increasing pressures from climate change – new report

The energy sector is facing increasing pressures from climate change. All segments of the industry will be affected by the changing global climate and the policy responses to it.

Voices from the WEC Network

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WEC Iran event had significant support and participation

The WEC Iranian member committee’s 10th International Energy Conference took place in Tehran in August.

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More Europe needed in European energy markets

Leading figures of the European and German energy world were united in their calls for a renewed effort towards more integration in European energy markets at WEC Germany’s flagship event.

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CONGRESS NEWS

22nd World Energy Congress reflects concerns about shifting energy agenda

The significant interest in the 2013 World Energy Congress reflected global concerns about today's shifting energy. Read more

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