President of Argentine member committee speaks to us ahead of our energy leaders’summit in Bariloche

Ahead of our World Energy Leaders’ Summit in Bariloche next month we speak to Jorge Bacher, President of the Council’s Argentine member committee, about his expectations for the event; the country’s contribution to the energy transition, energy prices, and the rise of renewable energy generation. Mr Bacher has worked for PwC until 2017 and has […]

The Council speaks to SET100 Finalist Alexie Seller, from Pollinate Energy

Alexie Seller is the Cofounder and CEO of Pollinate Energy and one of the finalists in the SET100 initiative. She has always been part of the energy industry, having graduated with first class honours from a degree in Mechanical Engineering and Arts, and worked for one of Australia’s most progressive renewable energy retailers before setting […]

World Energy Trilemma Insights

The World Energy Council will launch the results of the 2018 World Energy Trilemma ranking in this year. The Trilemma results provide a wealth of insight into policies, priorities, and trade-offs. To illustrate this, we have looked at the 2017 Trilemma performance of G20 countries in advance of the World Energy Leaders’ Summit in Bariloche […]

The Council launches 2018 Issues Monitor with dynamic interactive tool

A new survey highlights shifting priorities in the energy sector with an accelerating transition towards digitalisation, decentralisation and decarbonisation. On a global scale, innovative technologies such as energy storage, renewable energies and market design are impacting top action priorities for energy leaders globally in 2018. In its ninth year, The World Energy Issues Monitor 2018: […]

2018 World Energy Week website live now!

World Energy Week Milan now has a dedicated website where you can access the latest information about the event hosted by the Council’s Italian member committee,  8 – 11 October.  Innovation, new technologies, resilience and energy access are topics set to be high on the agenda this year. Visit the website to find out more! […]

Studie "Internationale Aspekte einer Power-to-X-Roadmap" Dritte Workshop / "International Aspects of a Power-to-X Roadmap" Study's Third Workshop / National events

5 Jul to 5 Jul 2018
tbc, Berlin, Germany

WEC Austria Network Meetup - Energie Burgenland / Netzwerktreffen - Energie Burgenland / National events

10 Jul to 10 Jul 2018
Info-Center, Weiden am See, Austria

Hydrocarbons Event / National events

2 Aug to 2 Aug 2018
Bucaramanga, Colombia

XI Gas & Energy Congress / National events

24 Aug to 24 Aug 2018
Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Voices from the World Energy Council Network

Energy Transition- Roles and Values

On 13-14 of April, the Hungarian Young Professionals in Energy (HYPE) together with Future Energy Leaders (FEL) Romania, a programme developed by the Romania National Committee, organised the second FEL-100 Workshop: “Energy Transition – Roles and values”, hosted once again by the World Energy Council in Budapest. Einari Kisel – World Energy Council Regional Manager […]

Mexican research centers join forces to promote innovations in energy

Leonardo Beltrán, Deputy Secretary for Planning and Energy Transition, Mexico, gave an overview of the work and mission of the Centers for Energy Innovation (CEMIE), at an exclusive breakfast meeting organised by the Mexican member committee of the World Energy Council. The centers (CEMIEs) established under the present government, are groups of public or private […]

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The 24th World Energy Congress will take place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from 9 – 12 September 2019. More than 10,000 energy stakeholders are expected to convene for the  Congress which will be held under the patronage of H.H Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nayhan, President of the United Arab Emirates. Under the theme 'Energy for Prosperity', the Congress will be a global leadership forum that drives dialogue on critical issues facing the energy sector and defines the strategy for a collaborative innovative and sustainable energy future.

For more information visit the 2019 Congress website.

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