• English

Sustainable Energy

About Sustainable Energy

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

IN FOCUS

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.

Survey on overcoming barriers to investing in energy efficiency
Опрос по преодолению барьеров для инвестиций в энергоэффективность

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.

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)

News on Sustainable Energy

19 January 2017
12 January 2017
19 December 2016
13 December 2016
27 October 2016

Events

19 January 2017
Salle XXIV, Palais des Nations, Geneva

24 to 28 April 2017
including 8th Session, Expert Group on Resource Classification (26-28 April), Salle XII, Palais des Nations, Geneva

25 April 2017
Salle XII, Palais des Nations, Geneva

24 to 25 October 2017
Salle VIII, Palais des Nations, Geneva

09 February 2018 to 10 February 2017
Royal Belgium Institute of Natural Sciences, Royal Belgium Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels Organisers EFG, UNECE