IEA - International Energy Agency

Governments have decided collectively that the world needs to limit the average global temperature increase to no more than 2°C and international negotiations are engaged to that end. Yet any resulting agreement will not emerge before 2015 and new legal obligations will not begin before 2020. Meanwhile, despite many countries taking new actions, the world is drifting further and further from the track it needs to follow.
Post date: 20 Nov 2013
Type: Publication

ETP 2012 shows: • Current progress on clean energy deployment, and what can be done to accelerate it • How energy security and low carbon energy are linked • How energy systems will become more complex in the future, why systems integration is beneficial and how it can be achieved • How demand for heating and cooling will evolve dramatically and which solutions will satisfy it • Why flexible electricity systems are increasingly important, and how a system with smarter grids, energy storage and flexible generation can work
Post date: 3 Apr 2013
Type: Publication

Of particular relevance to BUILD UP:
Post date: 30 Jan 2013
Type: Publication

In the short term, many of the reductions in emissions will come from improved energy efficiency, but there are new incentives and co-ordination which is also proposed in the report. The report also mentions how Nordic countries will need to build on current policies.Of particular relevance to BUILD UP is chapter 6 of the report titled ¨Buildings¨.
Post date: 30 Jan 2013
Type: News

Post date: 8 Jan 2013
Type: Publication

The Demand-Side Management (DSM) Programme, which was initiated in 1993, deals with a variety of strategies to reduce energy demand.
Post date: 18 Dec 2012
Type: Publication

Views, findings and publications produced by IEA DSM do not necessarily represent the views or policies of the IEA Secretariat or of the IEA's individual member countries.
Post date: 18 Dec 2012
Type: Publication