2019 Congress Highlights
The 24th World Energy Congress took place in Abu Dhabi from the 9th to the 12th of September and was the first to take place in the Middle East. The World's largest global energy event gathered over 4,000 delegates and 250 star speakers under the theme Energy for Prosperity.Read more here
Launch of New 2019 World Energy Trilemma Index
Energy security, equity, and environmental sustainability are the three objectives of a balanced Trilemma, one of the World Energy Council’s Leaders tools and in collaboration with Oliver Wyman.Read more here
World Energy Council Releases 24th Congress Strategic Messages
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.Read here
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."transition toolkit
Tools for successful Energy Transition
World Energy Issues Monitor
annual reality check of 2,000+ energy leaders worldwide focusing on the challenges of energy transition
Energy Trilemma Index
better policy through balancing energy security, equity and environmental sustainability
World Energy Scenarios
strategic foresight tool that explores pathways to improve preparation for the energy transition
Dynamic Resilience Framework
a framework for emerging and systemic risk management, including new challenges like weather hazards and cyber-security
Published on 11 Sep 2019
World Energy Scenarios | 2019: European Regional Perspectives
The scenarios provides an inclusive and strategic framework that enables big-picture thinking. They are designed to be used as a set to explore and navigate what might happen and support a...
Published on 09 Sep 2019
World Energy Scenarios | 2019: Exploring Innovation Pathways to 2040
The world of energy is being reshaped by a set of fundamental drivers, which we term the “Grand Transition”. These drivers provide the broader context for determining global energy pathways to 2040...