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Brussels launch of ¨IEA World Energy Outlook 2012 - Unlocking the potential of Energy Efficiency¨ Report

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The World Energy Outlook 2012 "presents authoritative projections of energy trends through to 2035, and insights into what they mean for energy security, environmental sustainability and economic development".


The event will present the conclusions about the untapped potential of this premier report on energy & resources and confront it with EU energy policy and projections.
As far as energy efficiency is concerned, the report will cover the following general topics with reference to the building sector:

  • - Energy Efficiency: the current state of play
  • - A blueprint for an energy efficient world
  • - Unlocking energy efficiency at the sectorial level
  • - Pathways to energy efficiency

The scenarios will also be complemented by a special analysis of the water-energy nexus. This will be put in the context of the growing attention devoted to the sustainable and efficient use of natural resources.

When: 20 November 2012, from 9:00 to 11:30.
Where: Résidence Palace (polak room) – International Press Center - 155, rue de la Loi – Blok C - 1040 Brussels
The event will be followed by a press-conference.

International Energy Agency
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