C2E2's Publications

A collection of selected publications from Copenhagen Center on Energy Efficiency (C2E2).

All the publications/reports are hosted to the official C2E2 website (www.energyefficiencycentre.org) or can be found at the C2E2's Knowledge Management System (KMS).

Collection items: 

Best Practices and Case Studies for Industrial Energy Efficiency Improvement

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Two major international agreements reached in 2015 will be guiding the future energy development patterns in all sectors, including industry.

Synergies Between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency - A Working Paper Based on REMAP 2030

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The interplay between energy efficiency improvements and the deployment of renewable energy technologies is complex. If the respective potentials in these two fields are combined, total global energy demand can be reduced by up to a quarter by 2030, IRENA and C2E2 find.

Accelerating Energy Efficiency: Initiatives and Opportunities - Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia (English version)

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This report has been prepared by the Center for Energy Efficiency (CENEf) for the Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency (C2E2) with the aim to ‘map’ energy efficiency developments in 10 transition economies (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmen

Accelerating Energy Efficiency: Initiatives and Opportunities - Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia (Russian version)

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This report has been prepared by the Center for Energy Efficiency (CENEf) for the Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency (C2E2) with the aim to ‘map’ energy efficiency developments in 10 transition economies (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmen

Best Policy Practices for Promoting Energy Efficiency - A Structured Framework of Best Practices in Policies to Promote Energy Efficiency for Climate Change Mitigation and Sustainable Development

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The new publication ‘Best Policy Practices for promoting Energy Efficiency’ highlights best policy practices for promoting energy efficiency in the UNECE region and beyond.

Renewables 2015 - Global Status Report

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First released in 2005, REN21’s Renewables Global Status Report (GSR) provides a comprehensive and timely overview of renewable energy market, industry, investment and policy developments worldwide. It enables policymakers, industry, investors and civil society to make informed decisions.

The Multiple Benefits of Measures to Improve Energy Efficiency

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Energy efficiency has been aptly dubbed ‘the first fuel’: it is widely available, it represents a cost effective investment and it increases competitiveness.

District energy in cities: unlocking the potential of energy efficiency and renewable energy

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Accelerating the uptake of energy efficiency and renewable energy in the global energy mix is the single biggest contribution to keep global temperature rise under 2 degrees Celsius (°C) and to reap the multiple benefits of an inclusive green economy.

Accelerating Energy Efficiency: Initiatives and Opportunities - Africa

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This report, prepared by the Energy Research Centre at the University of Cape Town in South Africa, is devoted to the Africa region and provides assessment of existing energy efficiency policies and initiatives in 24 countries.

Accelerating Energy Efficiency: Initiatives and Opportunities - Latin America and Caribbean

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This report, prepared by Daniel Bouille and Beno Ruchansky from the Bariloche Foundation, is devoted to the Latin American and Caribbean region and provides assessment of existing energy efficiency policies and initiatives.

Accelerating Energy Efficiency: Initiatives and Opportunities - Southeast Asia

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This report, prepared by the Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand provides observations on existing energy efficiency policies and initiatives in five Southeast Asian countries.

The Multiple Benefits of Measures to Improve Energy Efficiency

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The ‘emissions gap’ report series by the United Nations Environment Programme has provided ample insights into both the size of the so called emissions gap and the range of options available to bridge it.

Executive Summary - Accelerating Energy Efficiency Initiatives in Latin America and Caribbean (English Version)

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This report, prepared by Daniel Bouille and Beno Ruchansky from the Bariloche Foundation, is devoted to the Latin American and Caribbean region and provides assessment of existing energy efficiency policies and initiatives.

Resumen Ejecutivo - Acelerando Iniciativas y Oportunidades De Eficiencia Energetica En America Latina y El Caribe

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Este informe presenta un análisis de un conjunto diverso de criterios importantes para acelerar la efi-ciencia energética en la región de ALC, y destaca una gama de posibles intervenciones que han sido priorizadas en varios de ellos.

Executive Summary - Accelerating Energy Efficiency Initiatives in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (English Version)

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This report has been prepared by the Center for Energy Efficiency (CENEf) for the Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency (C2E2) with the aim to ‘map’ energy efficiency developments in 10 transition economies (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmen

ОСНОВНЫЕ ВЫВОДЫ - АКТИВИЗАЦИЯ ДЕЯТЕЛЬНОСТИ ПО ПОВЫШЕНИЮ ЭНЕРГОЭФФЕКТИВНОСТИ ИНИЦИАТИВЫ И ВОЗМОЖНОСТИ ВОСТОЧНАЯ ЕВРОПА, КАВКАЗ И СРЕДНЯЯ АЗИЯ

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Данный отчет подготовлен Центром по эффективному использованию энергии (ЦЭНЭФ) для Центра по Энергоэффективности в Копенгагене (С2Е2) с целью «описать» успехи на пути повышения энергетической эффективности в 10 странах с переходной экономикой (Армения, Азербайджан, Беларусь, Грузия, Казахстан, Кыргы

Executive Summary - Accelerating Energy Efficiency Initiatives in Southeast Asia

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This report, prepared by the Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand provides observations on existing energy efficiency policies and initiatives in five Southeast Asian countries.

Executive Summary - Accelerating Energy Efficiency Initiatives in Africa

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This report, prepared by the Energy Research Centre at the University of Cape Town in South Africa, is devoted to the Africa region and provides assessment of existing energy efficiency policies and initiatives in 24 countries.

Accelerating Building Efficiency: Eight Actions for Urban Leaders

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World Resources Institute (WRI), the lead of the SE4All Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA), has launched a new report "Accelerating Building Efficiency: Eight Actions for Urban Leaders". Ksenia Petrichenko a Researcher from the Copenhagen Centre co-authored part of this report.

Renewables 2016 - Global Status Report

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The year 2015 was an extraordinary one for renewable energy, with the largest global capacity additions seen to date, although challenges remain, particularly beyond the power sector.

Tools for Energy Efficiency in Buildings

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Without strong and ambitious policy support, the energy efficiency potential of cities is likely to remain largely untapped.

GLOBAL STATUS REPORT 2016: Towards zero-emission efficient and resilient buildings

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Energy use in buildings and for building construction represents more than one-third of global final energy consumption and contributes to nearly one-quarter of greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions worldwide. A growing population, as well as rapid growth in purchasing power in emerging economies and de

Enhancing Energy Efficiency in China: Assessment of Sectoral Potentials

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This report, Enhancing Energy Efficiency in China: Assessment of Sectoral Potentials, uses energy and economic models to assess the potential for further energy-efficient improvements in the transport, building, industry and power sectors.

Enhancing Energy Efficiency in India: Assessment of Sectoral Potentials

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This report, Enhancing Energy efficiency in India: Assessment of sectoral potentials, presents a model based assessment of the potential for improvements in energy efficiency in key sectors of the Indian economy.

High Iimpact Opportunities For Energy Efficiency in China

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This report, High Impact Opportunities for Energy Efficiency in China, presents six High Impact Opportunities (HIOs) for improvements to energy efficiency in China in the transport, building, industry and power sectors.

Good Practice and Success Stories on Energy Efficiency in China

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From 2000 to 2015, the energy intensity of the Chinese economy declined by thirty per cent, making it one of the countries with the fastest energy efficiency improvements.

A primer on energy efficient buildings in tropical and subtropical climates

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This Guidebook aims to be a practical resource for governments (ministries of energy, environment, housing, climate change, finance, planning and others), private sector investors and civil society organizations by illustrating how to create a NAMA for energy efficient buildings based on a country-l

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