October 2015

Infrastructure and Energy Technology Challenges

This seminar examines efforts in developing and advanced nations and regions to create, finance, and regulate infrastructure and energy technologies from a variety of methodological and disciplinary perspectives. It is conducted with intensive in-class di ...

Energy balance sheets - Statistical books - 2011-2012, 2014 edition (External content)

The current publication presents the simplified energy balance sheets for the reference year 2012 and time series of key elements of energy balances for the years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, 2011 and 2012. Energy data are available for all Member States ...

RENEWABLES 2014 GLOBAL STATUS REPORT (External Content)

Renewable energy provided an estimated 19% of global final energy consumption in 2012,i and continued to grow in 2013. Of this total share in 2012, modern renewables accounted for approximately 10%, with the remainder (estimated at just over 9%) coming fro ...

Heating Without Global Warming (External Content)

Global energy use for heat accounts for more than 50% of final energy consumption and has important implications on energy security and energy-related CO2 emissions. Nonetheless, efforts to replace fossil-generated heat with renewable energy sources, are ...

EU energy, transport and GHG emissions, trends to 2050 Reference scenario 2013 (External content)

This report is an update and extension of the previous trend scenarios for development of energy systems taking account of transport and GHG emissions developments. The publication presents the new 'EU reference scenario 2013', finalised in July 2013. It f ...

UN-Energy Asia-Pacific: UN-Energy Asia-Pacific(External Content)

Advancing Sustainable Energy was prepared for the occasion of the Asian and Pacific Energy Forum (APEF) as an up-to-date catalogue of UN-Energy Asia-Pacific - its members, case studies and an assessment of member organizations' perspectives on enhanced ene ...

Overview of European innovation activities in marine energy technology (External content)

This report aims to provide an overview of the research capabilities for innovation activities in marine energy within Europe in 2011. The sector features intense product innovation, embodied by the development of diverse marine- energy devices, which is d ...

Medium-Term Renewable Energy Market Report 2013 (External Content)

The Medium-Term Renewable Energy Market Report 2013 assesses market trends for the renewable electricity, biofuels for transport and renewable heat sectors, identifying drivers and challenges to deployment, and making projections through 2018. The analysi ...

Technology Roadmap: Solar Photovoltaic Energy - 2014 edition (External Content)

Solar energy is widely available throughout the world and can contribute to reduced dependence on energy imports. As it entails no fuel price risk or constraints, it also improves security of supply. Solar power enhances energy diversity and hedges agains ...

World Energy Outlook Special Report 2015: Energy and Climate Change (External Content)

The world is moving towards a crucial climate change meeting in Paris in December 2015 (COP21). The negotiations there will be based on national pledges, formally known as Intended Nationally Determined Contributions, with the goal of setting the world on ...

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