Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic

The global COVID-19 pandemic is a fundamental test of leadership for the energy industry. Learn about our plausible and alternative scenarios of what might happen, and our tools that enable you to stress test exist strategies and emerge from the COVID-19 shock as a more resilient society. Together we can continue to accelerate a successful global energy transition.

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World Energy Transition Radar

Prepare for and shape the post-pandemic future

The World Energy Council is scanning signals of change from around the world to see through the current fog of uncertainty, enhance a strategic conversation on different energy futures and enable orderly global energy transition as the world emerges from crisis. Help to shape the post-pandemic agenda by detecting and sharing signals of change.

PAUSE

Collaboration aiming at a return to normality #WEpause

REWIND

A turn away from globalisation to revive local economies #WErewind

FAST-FORWARD

Collaborative opportunities for transformation #WEforward

RE-RECORD

Diverse approaches to create a human-centred transition #WErerecord

Signals in each scenario are further divided into five types: environment, political, economic, social, technology.

You can add a signal by tweeting with one of the four hashtags: #WEpause,  #WErewind,  #WEforward,  #WErerecord

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#WEpause signals

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Asia suffering ‘worst recession in living memory’

@Cristine Mirre

26 Oct 2020

Growth forecasts for the region have been downgraded again, from -1.6% to -2.2% for this year. However, the glimmer of hope is for a bounceback of almost 7% next year, according to the IMF. #WEpause

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Korea Expected to Have Emerged From Recession in Better Shape Than G-7

@Adam Key

26 Oct 2020

South Korea’s economy looks set to rebound from a pandemic-triggered recession in a stronger position than most developed nations

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