In Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact every corner of the world, pulling together as a community of deep expertise has never been more important - to share experiences and lessons learned, and better prepare for and shape what comes next. Our role as a credible, responsible and impartial value-adding “global voice” for whole energy system movement has never been more critical.

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The sustainable supply and 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 – and it presents unprecedented challenges and opportunities.

Its time for a new narrative on better energy for everyone and the environment. Join us and learn more about our vision for humanising energy transition.

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Join our Impact communities

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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NEW: WE Talks

Beyond the headlines and market statistics, human stories of energy transition are happening around the world every day. Join us for a series of rich conversations that explore what’s really happening with energy transition and what it means for societies, communities and individuals. Learn what sparks the drive and passion of some of the most influential leadership voices in the energy world and beyond. Be a part of our inclusive energy conversations.

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READ: World Energy Council Launches Inclusive Energy Conversations with WE Talks

This collection of narratives and stories drawn from different regions and sectors illustrates the social impacts and human level implications of global energy transition.

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IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

While it is not possible to predict the future, The World Energy Council is convening its global community to facilitate a deeper exchange of energy expertise, engage diverse perspectives, and - using its recently-developed post-crisis scenarios - see through the current fog of uncertainty and enable orderly global energy transition as the world emerges from crisis.

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READ: New Insights Brief on The Role of Transmission Companies in the Energy Transition

While their roles will evolve, transmission companies will remain at the heart of the electricity grid and need to balance the challenges of keeping the lights on while transforming themselves for the future.

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WATCH: First Live Broadcast in New ‘Road to Congress 2022’ Series

Watch the recording of 'COVID-19: Accelerating a Better Energy Future for All' - the first in a series of ‘Road to Congress 2022’ digital events leading to the 25th World Energy Congress in St. Petersburg, 24-27 October 2022.

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World Energy Issues Monitor 2020: Decoding new signals of change

Based on the 11th annual survey and analysis of over 3,000 survey responses from energy leaders in 104 countries, the World Energy Council has identified major trends and agenda items which are relevant to new energy and energy-related developments in regionally diverse systems.

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JOIN: Hydrogen Global

This initiative encourages the serious consideration of clean molecules as a complement to electrification. Join the movement.

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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 a 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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