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How many billions do US businesses and individuals invest in energy efficiency each year?

IEA, EU and China Advance Energy Efficiency

High-level participants to the second IEA Global Conference on Energy Efficiency discussed global perspectives, evolution of technology and policy and financing and investment regarding energy efficiency.

Global Electric Vehicles Sales Surge, but Emissions from Transport Rise Faster

IEA reports that global sales of electric vehicles surpass two million, but adoption rates must increase to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. EU emissions rose for the first time since 2010 due to higher demand for transport offsetting increases in average fuel economy.

Mitigation Update: France, China Announce Mitigation Commitments, IEA Reports on Energy Efficiency

France submits its Long-term National Climate Plan, in which it commits to to reduce carbon emissions by 40% compared to 1990 levels by 2030, and achieve a 75% reduction by 2050.

Energy Efficiency Indicators: Highlights 2016

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This statistical report is designed to help understand what drives final energy use in IEA member countries in order to improve and track national energy efficiency policies. It provides the first comprehensive selection of data that the IEA has been collecting each year after its member states r

Renovating Buildings with Cost-Effective Reductions in Energy and Carbon Emissions – Findings from IEA EBC Annex 56 (Webinar) - 08.11.2016


This webinar provides a chance to learn about the investigation and findings from the International Energy Agency (IEA) Energy in Buildings and Community (EBC) Annex 56 project.

Seventh International Forum on Energy for Sustainable Development

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The Seventh International Forum on Energy for Sustainable Development will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan on 18-21 October 2016.

Business and Technical Concepts for Deep Energy Retrofits of Public Buildings (IEA Annex 61)

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IEA Energy in Buildings and Communities Programme Annex 61 Definition of Deep Energy Retrofit (DER): Deep Energy Retrofit is a major building renovation project in which site energy use intensity, including plug loads, has been reduced by at least 50% from the pre-renovation baseline.

Cost-Effective Energy and Carbon Emission Optimization in Building Renovation (IEA Annex 56)

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Cost Effective Energy and Carbon Emissions Optimization in Building Renovation project aims at developing a new methodology for cost effective renovation of existing buildings, using the right balance between the energy conservation and efficiency measures for one side and the measures and technolog

Building Efficiency Accelerator: Retrofits Resource Collection

The Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA), part of the Global Efficiency Accelerator Platform under the United Nations’ Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) Initiative, is a multi-stakeholder network made up of over 30 businesses and organizations that work with local and sub-national governments in order to increase the uptake of energy efficiency policies and programs in the building sector. 

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