The sustainable supply & use of energy for the greatest benefit of all people.

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Why our work is Important

Managing a globally successful energy transition is important to the future of humanity and the planet – but it presents an unprecedented challenge.

All technologies and innovations will be needed, connecting across countries and sectors, and engaging multiple stakeholders and diverse policy shapers.

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Our impartial global network of nearly 100 national Member Committees connects energy leaders, industries, governments, innovators and experts across the world.

We convene and enable the depth of experiences, new insights, and practical tools needed to meet whole energy system innovation challenges.

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READ: New Insights Brief on energy storage

"Energy storage is a gamechanger and this innovation brief highlights we need new and different storage pathways to enable better lives and a healthy planet. It is time to look beyond battery technology innovation and enable new policies on storage and its roles as an energy resource, an enabler of whole systems reliability and accelerator the global energy transition." -Angela Wilkinson, Secretary General & CEO of the World Energy Council

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100 Years in the Global Energy Agenda

Dr. Angela Wilkinson, Secretary General and CEO of the World Energy Council's New Year Message

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JOIN: Hydrogen Global

Hydrogen Global creates a platform supporting the enablers of the clean hydrogen movement with a space to share progress around its safe and widespread deployment. This initiative encourages the serious consideration of clean molecules as a complement to electrification. Join the movement.

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Deep Dive: Hydrogen

Hydrogen is a promising decarbonisation solution that has found a recently renewed potential across the globe. Explore the full breadth of the Council's work on hydrogen, from insight to impact, with this comprehensive overview.

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Launch of New 2019 World Energy Trilemma Index

Energy security, equity, and environmental sustainability: 3 objectives of a balanced Trilemma, one of the World Energy Council’s Leaders tools - in collaboration with Oliver Wyman.

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24th Congress Strategic Messages Released

A key message for this year’s Congress includes the need to harness the emerging promise of a new era of global abundance of clean and renewable energy sources and technologies.

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Working towards successful Energy transition

The World Energy Council actively contributes the insights needed by energy leaders to make effective strategic, policy and business decisions about the energy transition. We provide reliable data, useful tools and impartial comment.

Our interactive Energy Transition Toolkit includes five comprehensive tools that can be used together or separately. They have been proven to drive effective change and bring us closer to achieving successful energy transition.

"These tools are invaluable because they’re flexible, scalable and adaptable. They give weight to our thinking and allow us to develop strategies so that we can work on the practical solutions needed to tackle energy transition."

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