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Secretary General Christoph Frei visited key energy players in Portugal

On February 4 the Portuguese Member Committee, APE hosted Dr. Christoph Frei, CEO and Secretary General of the World Energy Council, who traveled to Lisbon for several meetings. The trip had as one of its objectives the presentation of a lecture on the energy transition entitled “Grand Transition, digital revolution & new energy realities”, under […]

Posted on 7 February 2019

The World Energy Council Poland welcomes its new institutional member

On January 24th  2019, the Board of the World Energy Council  Poland and the Ministry of Energy of Poland made an agreement, according to which Ministry of Energy of Poland has joined the World Energy Council Poland as an institutional member. The basic liaison person  between the World Energy Council Poland and Ministry of Energy […]

Posted on 30 January 2019

FEL-100: A Platform for new successful start-ups

Florian Thaler, a three-year member of the 100 Future Energy Leaders (FEL-100) programme at the World Energy Council,  launched a new tech start-up, OilX, that looks to digitalize oil market analytics. FEL-100 inspired Florian to become an energy leader, capable of solving some of the most pressing challenges in the energy sector. The global network of […]

Posted on 30 January 2019

Energy Transition in Turkey

On November 15, 2018, in collaboration with the World Energy Council Turkey and the World Energy Council Japan (Japan Energy Association), an energy seminar was held on “Turkey’s Energy Outlook”.  The joint meeting of World Energy Council Turkey and the World Energy Council Japan was held under the patronage of Dr. Hasan Murat Mercan, Ambassador […]

Posted on 25 January 2019

Dutch Chapter of the World Energy Council publishes report on Hydrogen

Building on previous studies around Europe’s opportunities on its Energy Transition path the World Energy Council launched a report titled ‘Hydrogen – industry as a catalyst, accelerating the decarbonisation of our economy to and post 2030’. Decarbonisation of energy usage is one of the biggest challenges facing industries globally. Energy usage both as a feedstock […]

Posted on 15 February 2019

Turkey’s renewable investment outlook: renewable energy and new technologies

On December 19th, 2018, the Atlantic Council in Turkey and the World Energy Council Turkey convened a high-level event on the outlook for renewable energy investment in Turkey. The half-day event, which featured a diverse set of international experts and energy sector leaders, was focused on Turkey’s experience to-date in deploying renewable energy, the efficiency and […]

Posted on 25 January 2019

Calling for Future Energy Leaders. Are you one of them?

The 2019 call for nominations opens today! We are looking for the brightest minds amongst this generation of young professionals to join the Council’s Future Energy Leaders programme – the FEL-100.

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Posted on 21 January 2019

Consorcio Energético Punta Cana-Macao hosts meeting with the Council’s Dominican Republic Member Committee

The meeting between the World Energy Council’s London Secretariat and the Dominican Republic Member Committee was hosted by the utility company Consorcio Energético Punta Cana  – Macao (CEPM) on the 7th of January.  The main points of discussion were strategic alignments between the Member Committee and the Council, as well as reviewing areas in which the […]

Posted on 18 January 2019

Increased number of applications received for the 2019 Start Up Energy Transition (SET100) Award

The international ‘Start Up Energy Transition’ (SET) initiative invites young and innovative companies around the world to apply for the SET Award 2019. The third round of the award for business ideas in the energy transition and climate protection was launched during World Energy Week 2018 in Milan, Italy, by Deutsche Energie-Agentur (dena) – the […]

Posted on 16 January 2019

24th World Energy Congress will feature over 250 star speakers

In September 2019, the world’s energy leadership will meet in Abu Dhabi to determine a course of energy prosperity for nations, companies, societies, the environment and individuals.

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Posted on 16 January 2019

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