UNECE’s work on sustainable energy is designed to improve access to affordable and clean energy for all and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and the carbon footprint of the energy sector in the region. It promotes international policy dialogue and cooperation among governments, energy industries and other stakeholders. The focus is on energy efficiency, cleaner electricity production from fossil fuels, renewable energy, coal mine methane, natural gas, classification of energy and mineral reserves and resources, and energy security. Read more
25th Session of the Committee on Sustainable Energy resumed
19 January 2016, Salle XII, Palais des Nations, Geneva
The Committee on Sustainable Energy will continue its dialogue in support of the energy-related Sustainable Development Goals in this resumed session, which will focus on the results from the informal public consultation process about document ECE/Energy/2016/9.
International cooperation on natural resources: geoscientists’ contribution to enhanced governance, policy making and attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals
9-10 February 2017, Royal Belgium Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels
Organisers EFG, UNECE
Survey on overcoming barriers to investing in energy efficiency
We invite you to participate in the Survey on overcoming barriers to investing in energy efficiency. The survey is part of a joint study by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency that aims to examine and recommend measures that support increased investment in energy efficiency. Deadline COB 31 January 2017
Мы приглашаем Вас к участию в Oпросе по преодолению барьеров для инвестиций в энергоэффективность. Опрос является частью совместного исследования Европейской экономической комиссии ООН (ЕЭК ООН) и Копенгагенского Центра по Энергоэффективности, направленного на изучение и рекомендацию мер по поддержке увеличения инвестиций в энергоэффективность. До 31 января 2017 г.
SURVEY ON METHANE MANAGEMENT
The UNECE Secretariat in consultation with the secretariats of the International Gas Union, the World Coal Association and the World Petroleum Council and other industry experts, has prepared a survey of how methane monitoring is done currently. We kindly ask that you complete the survey.
Applying UNFC to Solar Energy - An Introduction
This video provides a short introduction to the application of UNFC to solar energy and the benefits it will bring in particular to investors in energy projects.
There is no scenario to 2050 in which even when it meets the 2 degree target-no scenario that has less than 40% fossil watch Scott Foster, UNECE’s Director of Sustainable Energy, interview with Dukascopy TV (EN)
(7 June 2016)