Post date: 19 Nov 2012
Thirteen countries from the Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America and Africa have joined together under the forum of 4E to share information and transfer experience in order to support good policy development in the field of energy efficient appliances and equipment.They recognise the huge benefits for energy security, economic development and greehouse gas abatement from maximising the use of energy efficiency to meet future energy demand.
Post date: 19 Nov 2012
The jury for the 2012 Energy Efficiency Innovator Awards has selected the International Energy Agency’s Building Energy Efficiency Policies (BEEP) database as the winner in its “Projects” category. The prize will be bestowed to Dr Yamina SAHEB at the Energy Efficiency Innovator Awards Ceremony in Monaco on November 9th, 2012 .
Post date: 31 Oct 2012
Post date: 5 Oct 2012
South Africa has been identified as a country where there is great potential for solar energy due to optimal radiation patterns. The aim of this roadmap is to plot a clear pathway assessing the steps that South Africa should take to ramp up its use of this renewable energy source. The target is for 42% of new electricity generation capacity in South Africa to come from renewable sources – excluding hydropower – by 2030.
Post date: 27 Sep 2012
Post date: 24 Sep 2012
The Emissions Reduction visualisation allows you to quickly and easily see what impact countries, technologies and sectors may have on carbon dioxide emissions in the decades to come.The Energy Flows visualisation focuses on the transport, industry and buildings sectors, highlighting the different fuels (from oil to biofuels), sectors (from petrochemicals to residential) and end uses (from water heating to lighting) that will be affected in the years ahead.The transport visualisation lets you compare selected indicators – from annual roadway travel to roadway length –
Post date: 6 Jul 2012
The Centre offers the Building Energy Efficiency Policies database (BEEP). Policy-makers, practitioners, industry and researchers from all over the world will be able to access this database and look at effective policies which are being implemented. These policies include:
Post date: 28 May 2012
Post date: 16 Apr 2012
The latest IEA Policy Pathway report, “Joint public-private approaches for energy efficiency finance”, aims to support policy makers at all levels of government and other relevant stakeholders who seek practical ways to develop, support, monitor or modify energy efficiency policies in their home country and abroad.To read more, please click here.
Post date: 25 Jan 2012