Join us at the 10th Africa Energy Indaba!

Only 3 months to go until the 2018 Africa Energy Indaba, to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 20 – 21 February! Why not become part of Africa Energy Indaba? Sign up to participate in this important process that is shaping the future of Africa. In its quest to strive for an innovative approach […]

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WORLD ENERGY FOCUS: LAST edition – December issue to read now!

As a new calendar year ends and the Focus publication draws to a close in its current format, the Council’s Secretary General reflects on the 2017 trends and looks into the years ahead. In this last edition, deepen your understanding of blockchain and its impact on energy, Morocco's renewables and future gas plans, read Oleg Budargin, former CEO of Rosseti interview on regional integration and more!

Addressing the climate challenge at COP23

The World Energy Council, its partners and network took an active role at the UNFCCC 23rd Conference of the Parties in Bonn, where  the 2017 World Energy Trilemma report & Index was launched  followed by a panel discussion on ‘New Policy Dilemmas in the Energy Transition’. The launch on 15 November, set the context for high-level dialogue […]

European Energy and Climate Policy in a new Global Context : World Energy Day

Post COP 23, around 150 energy experts from industry, science and politics within Germany and abroad, convened to explore the “new realities” facing the energy sector globally at the 2017 World Energy Day, Berlin, on 21 November. In his welcoming address, Dr Uwe Franke, President of the World Energy Council – Germany, stressed that no […]

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French member committee resumes La Revue de l’Énergie

One of France’s most respected energy journals has been resumed, after ceasing publication in 2016, thanks to the commitment of the Conseil Français de l’Énergie, the French member committee of the Council. For nearly seventy years, it has been one of the forums for debate on energy issues in France and globally,  connecting the academic, […]

Trends and innovations in Austria’s energy future

Austria’s energy industry will see many new challenges in the future in the face of both national and global unstoppable emerging disruptive trends impacting the sector. In this context, the Council’s Austrian Young Energy Professionals recently presented the results of their working group 2 paper, ‘Austria Energy Future: Trends and innovations’, at an energy forum […]

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2019 WORLD ENERGY CONGRESS – Abu Dhabi

The 24th World Energy Congress will take place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from 7 – 14 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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