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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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Launch: Hydrogen Global Charter

Our Hydrogen Charter is another step in our agile approach to mainstreaming systems innovation and aims to promote greater awareness of the role of and need for clean molecules such as low carbon hydrogen as a compliment to accelerating electrification.

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Dr. Angela Wilkinson's Expert view on climate action

Dr. Angela Wilkinson, Secretary General and CEO of the World Energy Council, shares her insights on how to maneuver climate action.

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Congress Call to Action:

The 2019 World Energy Council Trilemma, launched at Congress24 in September, introduced indexation to enable tracking of energy policy performance since 2000. Read how Ministers at Congress voted on actioning new energy visions using the improved tool.

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Launch: 2019 World Energy Scenarios

Explore plausible energy scenarios developed by the World Energy Council's global network of energy experts in collaboration with Accenture Strategy and the Paul Scherrer Institute.

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2019 Congress Highlights

The 24th World Energy Congress took place in Abu Dhabi and was the first Congress to take place in the Middle East. The World's largest global energy event gathered almost 15,000 delegates under the theme Energy for Prosperity.

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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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Upcoming Event

Hydrogen Innovation Forum

LocationEurope Experiences

A two-day forum to discuss business and regulatory aspects of hydrogen and begin a discussion on a zero-carbon hydrogen charter.

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Hydrogen Innovation Forum
Hydrogen Innovation Forum

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